Husain Haqqani releases new book named ‘India vs. Pakistan: Why Can’t we just be Friends’
During May 2016’s second week, a new book was in news titled ‘titled India vs. Pakistan: Why Can’t we just be Friends’. The author of this book is Husain Haqqani (former Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S). The book was rigged into much controversy as it highlighted the role of Pakistan in 26/11 terror attack in India. In the book, (ex-ISI chief) General Pasha’s visit to Washington during 24th and 25th December 2008 was recounted wherein he wrote some startling admissions. As per the book, General Pasha during this visit admitted to Husain that 26/11 attack planners were “our people”, but not “our operation”. Husain is a leading journalist, academic, South-Asia expert and political activist. He is former Pakistan’s ambassador to the US and Sri Lanka.