Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Trade Nuke Tech for Oil

(UPI) Arnaud de Borchgrave - Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have concluded a secret agreement on nuclear cooperation, an unimpeachable Pakistani source said Monday. "It will be vehemently denied by both countries, but future events will confirm that Pakistan has agreed to provide KSA (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) with the wherewithal for a nuclear deterrent." The CIA believes Pakistan already exported nuclear know-how to North Korea in exchange for missile technology. Last year, a Pakistani C-130 was spotted by satellite loading North Korean missiles at Pyongyang airport. Pakistan said this was a straight purchase for cash and denied a nuclear quid pro quo.

2003-10-22 00:00:00

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