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May 20th, 2015
Episode 160 of 481 episodes
Is Pakistan exporting terror? This discussion explores Pakistan’s role as a US ally in the 'War on Terror', and investigates claims that it has been backing the Afghan Taliban, whilst its offshoot, the Pakistani Taliban, wages a brutal insurgency at home. British journalist and author Mehdi Hasan challenges General Asad Durrani, the former Director-General of the notorious Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence.