Dr. Shakil Afridi: The Forgotten Hero of the Bin Laden Operation
REP. DANA ROHRABACHER (R-CA), on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, reports on his recent diplomatic trip to Asia, and brings to light the plight of Dr. Shakil Afridi who, after playing an essential role in helping U.S. forces find Osama bin Laden, has been languishing in Pakistani prison, abandoned by the country that he aided.
AEI Co-Director of the Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies, TOM DONNELLY details Al Qaeda 2.0, how the terrorist organization is far from dead, but morphing and growing to new regions, and explains how a lack of bi-partisanship in Washington has led to tomorrow’s pending budget cuts.
ROGER NORIEGA, the founder of interamericansecuritywatch.com, reports on Chavez’s return to Venezuela, the communist regime in Cuba, and finally on Hatian President Martelly’s request to stop financial aid to Haiti.
From lignet.com, FRED FLEITZ reveals the inside scoop on Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation, and analyzes how nuclear talks with Iran in Kazakhstan are only buying time for the Iranian regime to further develop its nuclear program.