President O'Bomber - seamlessly follows the Bush plot for aerial bombing of Pakistan / Afghanistan / Iraq - more children killed in colonial bonfire.
Two missile attacks launched from a US drone(s/) killed at least 15 people n pakistan 2 days after O'Bombers inauguration.Both of the eported missile strikes hit Waziristan, in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas.
The first hit a village, Mir Ali in North Waziristan. Pakistani government officials issued a statement saying the attack destroyed the house of a man identified as Khalil Dawar and killed 8 people that were retreived by "militants".
A senior Pakistani security official told the New York Times that four of those killed were Arabs—taken - this is supposed to indication a connection with al-Qaeda's presence. (Wapo - U.S. continues hitting al Qaeda in Pakistan)
The first missile struck a village known as Mir Ali in North Waziristan. Pakistani government officials issued a statement saying the attack destroyed the house of a man identified as Khalil Dawar and killed eight people. The statement said that militants surrounded the area and retrieved the bodies. One senior Pakistani security official told the New York Times that four of those killed were Arabs—taken as an indication of al-Qaeda's presence.
In the second attack, missiles struck a house near the village of Wana, South Waziristan, killing seven, according to local accounts. The reports said 3 of the dead were children.
Thos is of course no surprise to those who listened on August 1st 2007 whe (the then Senatar) Obama the bomber delivered a speech to the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars - (full text here but access forbiden) review by Sourcewatch with links here
Back in 2004, while running for the U.S. Senate, he declared that while "launching some missile strikes into Iran is not the optimal position for us to be in, having a radical Muslim theocracy in possession of nuclear weapons is worse."He added, "There are elements within Pakistan right now - if Musharraf is overthrown and they took over, I think we would have to consider going in and taking those bombs out."In a sabre rattling speech the Senator warned that he would use American forces to invade U.S. ally Pakistan if its leaders weren't doing enough to catch terrorists on their soil.
More here Tuesday, January 13, 2009 President Elect Obama - cooking kids to a crisp as a foreign policy initiative
Just to reassure readers the aerial bombing is faithfully reported for 22nd January in Air Force Link that 61 close-air-support missions were flown in support of the ISAF and Afghan security forces and in In Iraq, coalition aircraft flew 42 close-air-support missions for Operation Iraqi Freedom.
"New" 7/7 Bomber mastermind, organiser, muslimofascsist, Al -Quaeda senior operative captured
CIA front "The Long war" report that "A Saudi al Qaeda operative believed to have been involved with the July 2005 London bombings was detained by Pakistani security forces during a raid on a village near the northwestern city of Peshawar. Six other al Qaeda operatives were also detained."
The Saudi was identified as Zabi ul Taifi and was described as a senior operative (some reports say he is a Saudi national from Taifi) in the July 7, 2005, bombings in London. Taifi and his cohorts were captured in a "militant den," Geo News reported based on a tip from Pakistani intelligence sources. The al Qaeda operatives were holed up in the village of Bara Qadeem.
AP report that "the swoop was in response to a tip-off from U. S. intelligence agents who watched the capture from a nearby car",