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Pakistan's Imran Khan slams U.S. war on terror 'Which started with Musharaf, ISI, Full Support
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The war on terror has been a costly failure and the use of drones is ratcheting up anti-Americanism and militants, says a popular politician vying to be Pakistan's next leader.



In an interview on CBC News Network's Power & Politics, Imran Khan said he's the only leader promoting a peaceful solution to the decade-long conflict — and that his push for talks with the Taliban has wrongly branded him a pro-jihadist.



The founder of the Movement of Justice Party told host Evan Solomon he wants to spread the word to governments around the world — including Canada's — that much blood has been spilled and money thrown "down the drain" in a costly war that will only be resolved through negotiations with the Taliban.



"Trillions of dollars spent. God knows how many hundreds and thousands of people killed. Is the world any safer?" he said.



Khan, visiting Toronto to speak about hi

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Added: Oct-26-2012 Occurred On: Oct-26-2012
By: BekasKhan
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Tags: Afghanistan, Occupation, by, US, NATO, Taliban, Pakistan, terrorist, Punjabi, ISI, Al, Qaeda, Iran, Intel, Drones
Location: Afghanistan (load item map)
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