Kahuta scientists are scapegoats

As Iran and Libya come clear regarding their nuclear programmes, Pakistan has rushed into the damage control mode.

“In the process these individual nuclear scientists have been instrumental in leakage of information or components to foreign sources,” said a source, who declined to disclose the name of a Dubai-based foreign individual (not Pakistani) who purchased loyalty of these scientists in lieu of hefty financial favours.
“We are more than convinced that these individual top scientists involved in Pakistan’s nuclear-related entities have done all this proliferation and stolen national secrets in their lust for money and artificially-glorified life,” said one top source. News/Jang

Why anyone decorated with the country’s top civilian award would do something so irresponsible remains unanswered.