Irfan Siddiqui (a pro-Taliban journalist) and Latif Chaudhry (a pro-democracy journalist) offer two opposite perspecitves on the US drone attacks on the Taliban/Al Qaeda hideouts. These two articles are followed by an analysis by Saleem Safi in Pakistan.
(Irfan Siddiqui, Daily Jang, 12 August 2009)
(Latif Chaudhry, Daily Express, 12 August 2009)
Finall, why do journalist such as Irfan Siddiqui, Ansar Abbasi, Shahid Masood and Hamid Mir, and politicians such as Nawaz Sharif, Hamid Gul, Aslam Beg, Imran Khan, Qazi Hussain Ahmed have dual standards, Saleem Safi offers a critical analysis:
Tags: Baitullah Mehsud, Dehshat Nigar, Drones & Drone Attacks, FATA, Friends of Taliban, Irfan Siddiqi, Latif Chaudhry, Saleem Safi, Taliban & TTP, War on Terror, Waziristan