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Terrorist Attempt in Times Square | Reuters

May 4, 2010 |

"If Hakimullah is responsible for what happened in Times Square and is launching a campaign against American cities, then this is the kind of thing that shakes everybody up and generates political will to really get in the Pakistani government's grill," said Brian Fishman, counterterrorism research fellow with the New American Foundation.

"If Hakimullah is in any way providing direction to attacks on the U.S. homeland, that changes the kind of influence the U.S. is going to want to assert against Pakistan. That raises the stakes of the political game."

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