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Unreported: The Pakistan time-bomb and a potential solution

Unreported: The Pakistan time-bomb and a potential solution

Special to WorldTribune.com By Sol W. Sanders Although the Obama Administration may well not recognize it, Pakistan is turning into the number one problem in fighting worldwide Islamic terrorism. The massacre of 79, many of them children, by an Islamic terrorist group aiming at Christians on a community playground on Eastern Sunday – large numbers […]

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Crisis overload hobbles Pakistan relief efforts

Crisis overload hobbles Pakistan relief efforts

By John J. Metzler UNITED NATIONS — Both crisis overload and donor fatigue have hobbled global relief efforts in humanitarian crises.  The devastating Haiti earthquake in January and the ongoing floods in Pakistan have challenged the global giving system to the breaking point — not so much for lack of funds and compassion, but a […]

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Pakistan: From hell to worse and, once again, it is the U.S. that is leading aid effort

Pakistan: From hell to worse and, once again, it is the U.S. that is leading aid effort

By John Metzler Bennington, VT — The chaos which had befallen modern Pakistan is near unrivaled. Ethnic and inter-religious strife, terrorism, natural disasters and all ineffective governance, all marinated in callous corruption characterize this teetering state. While the Obama Administration has looked to and supported Pakistan as a tenuous but vital anchor in a region […]