By Sami Yousafzai and Ron Moreau
Al Qaeda's friends and allies on the Afghan-Pakistani frontier have no shortage of recruits like Faisal Shahzad, the would-be Times Square bomber. "With all this new technology, it's not difficult to recruit people in the West," says an Afghan Taliban planner and organizer who operates on both sides of the border. Over the past two years, he says, several jihadist Web sites linked to the Afghan Taliban have received hundreds of e-mails from aspiring jihadists in the West who "want to join us.
Courageous Pakistani journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad, who had scored major scoops on al Qaeda and the Taliban, was abducted and brutally murdered this week. Was the ISI, the country's shady intelligence agency, to blame? Ron Moreau, ... Read Post
Bowing to U.S. pressure on Islamabad, Pakistani agents arrested Nasiruddin Haqqani, a high-profile jihadist fundraiser, this week. Sami Yousafzai and Ron Moreau report. Appearing to answer U.S. calls for greater toughness against Ta... Read Post