- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -
U.S. intelligence agencies tapped Benazir Bhutto’s phone
Posted By admin On August 11, 2008 @ 1:17 pm In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled
Think Progress 
Monday, Aug 11, 2008
In his new book “The Way of the World,” Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist Ron Suskind reveals that Vice President Cheney repeatedly backed Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf over former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, who was assassinated in December. According to Suskind, the State Department strongly backed Bhutto’s return to Pakistan, but Cheney opposed it, considering her “complicated and unpredictable.” Bhutto regretted that Cheney refused to pressure Musharraf to “behave,” and instead kept pressing her to reconcile with him. U.S. intelligence agencies also reportedly intercepted Bhutto’s phone calls “for months,” including a call made to her son.
Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com
URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-intelligence-agencies-tapped-benazir-bhutto%e2%80%99s-phone.html
URLs in this post:
 Think Progress: http://thinkprogress.org/2008/08/10/us-intelligence-agencies-tapped-benazir-bhuttos-phones/
Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.