A whistleblower has made a series of extraordinary claims about how corrupt government officials allowed Pakistan and other states to steal nuclear weapons secrets.Whether this and the following are tinfoil or not isn't known. What is clear is that the U.S. mainstream media isn't rushing to look into this. While Edmonds has been featured on 60 Minutes and the NYTimes ran several articles mentioning her, the last article was in January 2005 (link). This article tries to tie this in to last year's case of the B-52 which was mistakenly/"mistakenly" loaded with live nukes last year (link); more by that same author here and here. As with another field, there appear to be a statistically-improbable number of deaths of those from Minot AFB; see the last link.
Sibel Edmonds, a 37-year-old former Turkish language translator for the FBI, listened into hundreds of sensitive intercepted conversations while based at the agency’s Washington field office.
She approached The Sunday Times last month after reading about an Al-Qaeda terrorist who had revealed his role in training some of the 9/11 hijackers while he was in Turkey.
Edmonds described how foreign intelligence agents had enlisted the support of US officials to acquire a network of moles in sensitive military and nuclear institutions.
Among the hours of covert tape recordings, she says she heard evidence that one well-known senior official in the US State Department was being paid by Turkish agents in Washington who were selling the information on to black market buyers, including Pakistan...
Miscellania · Wed, 01/09/2008 - 13:07 · Importance: 1