February 27, 2007

Hello, Corporate America? Still want to outsource your staff?

In a highly unusual move, the deputy director of the CIA, Stephen R. Kappes, was flown to Pakistan to personally present President Pervez Musharraf today with "compelling" CIA evidence of al Qaeda's resurgence on Pakistani soil, U.S. officials say. Kappes joined Vice President Dick Cheney for the surprise showdown meeting in Musharraf's office in Pakistan. The CIA evidence reportedly included satellite photos and electronic intercepts of al Qaeda leaders operating in Pakistan.