Judah Grunstein speculates:

The terrorist attacks in Pakistan are striking closer and closer to home, this time the highly secure police headquarters in Islamabad. There's lots of speculation about what impact the domestic attacks will have on the Pakistani leadership's approach to the extremist elements they've been otherwise cultivating for many years. My hunch is that it will be a lot like the American approach in Iraq, and what's increasingly being proposed for Afghanistan and the FATA: buy out the ones who have a price, and fight the ones who don't.

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