Monday, June 9, 2014

Drama at Karachi airport continues

Pakistan's  corrupt government and corrupter military big shots are responsible for the terrorism in Pakistan because they were the culprits who gave the Taliban a safe haven when they were running away from the US bombardment of their cave dwellings in Afghanistan.
One reaps what one sows.  Unfortunately, its never the corrupt politicians or their families that are killed ... its always the ordinary innocent citizens.  Airport workers were the first targets according to some reports.

Syed Raza Hassan writing at Reuters:
.... A group of heavily armed gunmen stormed Pakistan's biggest airport on Sunday and at least 26 people were killed in a night-long battle at one of the country's most high-profile targets.

The assault on Jinnah International Airport in Karachi, Pakistan's sprawling commercial hub of 18 million people, took place as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's government tries to engage Taliban militants in talks to end years of fighting.

The attack began just before midnight when 10 gunmen wearing military uniforms shot their way into the airport.

Gun battles went on for five hours and television pictures showed fire raging as ambulances ferried casualties away. By dawn on Monday, the army said the airport had been secured.....

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