Sunday, January 27, 2008
"Defense Minister Ehud Barak met last week in secret with Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, Channel 2 reported Sunday.
According to the report, the officials held two meetings in Paris - the first one short, and the second one approximately an hour long.
Barak expressed to the Pakistani president his concern over the growing strength of extremist Islamic movements in Pakistan. Barak explained that he was worried that Pakistan's nuclear weapons would fall into the hands of extremists.
Musharaff reportedly told Barak that Pakistan's nuclear arsenal was well guarded......"