Bruce Riedel

  • Saeed wants to destroy India: Ex-CIA officer April 4, 2012

    Washington: Hafiz Saeed's vision is "destruction" of India, says US counter-terrorism expert Bruce Riedel, maintaining that the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e- Toiba founder is an al Qaeda ally who was in close touch with Osama bin Laden until his death in May 2011. "Saeed, a very public figure in Pakistan and admired by...
  • 'Deadly Embrace' a gripping read but has gaps August 2, 2011

    I'm not a strategic affairs expert. So maybe what I'm going to write about this book is pure bunkum. But for a book written by a former CIA operative, an advisor to four US presidents, one who helped shape America's policy towards the Middle East and Pakistan and one who helped...