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Subject: Pakistani Role Seen in Taliban Surge at Border
yojimbo    1/21/2007 10:38:56 AM
Pakistani Role Seen in Taliban Surge at Border From NY Times: Western diplomats in both countries and Pakistani opposition figures say that Pakistani intelligence agencies — in particular the powerful Inter-Services Intelligence and Military Intelligence — have been supporting a Taliban restoration, motivated not only by Islamic fervor but also by a longstanding view that the jihadist movement allows them to assert greater influence on Pakistan’s vulnerable western flank.
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