Another real reason for the Afghanistan/Pakistan war

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Another real reason for the Afghanistan/Pakistan war

In what may be an early move toward a Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India natural gas pipeline, officials in Washington are putting pressure on the Pakistan central government to allow agricultural goods to pass through Pakistan on their journey from Afghanistan to India.

The official line out of Washington, via US Agriculture Sectary Tom Vilsack, is that the pipeline will create stability and wealth in Afghanistan by reopening its most important trade route.

However once the precedent is set the US will likely use this agreement to transition to the much more lucrative gas pipeline to India.

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