Simon Henderson

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Politics & Policy


The front pages of Tuesday’s British newspapers, at least the serious ones, were dominated by news of a “mass attack”–not in Iraq but in London. A letter written by 52 ...
Politics & Policy

Musharraf’S Mess

Thursday’s front page of the New York Times has a breathless account of Pakistan’s rogue nuclear network, and quotes British engineer Peter Griffin as saying he had been a supplier ...
Politics & Policy

Link Leaks

“My father told me that if ever anything happened to him, I was to call you,” said the plaintive, attention-grabbing voice of a young Pakistani woman on the telephone to ...
Politics & Policy

Nuclear Spinning

Forget, for the moment, Saddam’s weapons of mass destruction–or lack thereof. Consider instead the other WMD conundrum: Iran. Events in Pakistan, where two nuclear scientists were arrested last week, suggest ...