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Swat analysis: A cool $6 mn for the Taliban?

February 26, 2009
The price of an uneasy peace

The price of an uneasy peace

For Rs. 280 million (approximately $6 mn), the government of Pakistan has brokered an uneasy peace with the Taliban. The cash, it seems, came from Mr. Ten Percent’s ‘special’ fund. Big price for an unreliable peace?

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