News you may have missed #0070
August 18, 2009 Leave a comment
- Sudan president replaces intelligence chief. Salah Gosh, who has ruled Sudan’s National Security and Intelligence Services since 2002, has been fired in a surprise move.
- Pakistan’s former spy chief blames US for Afghan drugs. Lieutenant General Hamid Gul, the outspoken former Director General of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence, has charged the US with responsibility for the Afghan drug trade.
- Lebanese minister denies link with Israeli ISP. Lebanon’s telecommunications minister Gibran Bassil has denied allegations that his party was linked to an Internet service provider recently found to have connections to Israel.