Was that a coup…

Was that a coup or not? That’s the question people and governments across the Middle East have been contemplating since Egypt’s military capitalised on a popular uprising to oust – and detain – the country’s democratically elected president, Mohamed Morsi. Really? Because the answer seems to be in the second sentence. Which might be why … More Was that a coup…

Quick thoughts on Abbottabad Commission report

Much of the Abbottabad Commission report makes for rather humdrum reading. So Pakistan through incompetence – rather than conspiracy – failed to find the world’s most wanted man? Really? And the air defence systems are set up to watch India rather than the Afghan border? Didn’t I read that somewhere before? There are nice details … More Quick thoughts on Abbottabad Commission report