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US Intel Files Show Deep Distrust for Pakistan

The $52.6 billion U.S. intelligence arsenal is aimed mainly at unambiguous adversaries, including al-Qaeda, North Korea and Iran. But top-secret budget documents reveal an equally intense focus on one purported ally: Pakistan.

No other nation draws as much scrutiny across so many categories of national security concern.

A 178-page summary of the U.S. intelligence community’s “black budget” shows that the United States has ramped up its surveillance of Pakistan’s nuclear arms, cites previously undisclosed concerns about biological and chemical sites there, and details efforts to assess the loyalties of counter­terrorism sources recruited by the CIA.

Source: Washington Post. Read full article. (link)

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  • Jesus H. Christ||

    So, the US spooks aren't complete idiots, they just play idiots on TV? I would hope they would have a deep distrust of Pakistan. Hell, the distrust probably isn't deep enough.

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