Thursday, March 7, 2013

Should Pakistan's ISI Be Labeled As A Terrorist Organization

Blacklist ISI As A Terrorist Entity, Demands Kabul -- Times Of India

NEW DELHI: Should Pakistan's ISI, the country's powerful intelligence agency, be blacklisted? The Afghan national Security Council has strongly recommended that the ISI should be declared a terrorist entity. The strongly-worded official Afghan reaction will affect outside efforts to stitch an agreement between Afghanistan and Pakistan on bringing the Taliban into government.

On Sunday, Rahmatullah Nabil, Afghanistan's deputy national security adviser, was quoted as saying in an interview, "The interesting question is why is a terrorist blacklisted but the person who issues the Fatwa for them [to act] or who provides havens to them not blacklisted?"

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My Comment:
Afghanistan is pushing for this terrorist designation, but what I find is interesting is that India will not support it.

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