Pakistan synonymous with terrorism?

The FBI said it is still too early to label the attack as terrorism but said Farook had travelled to Pakistan at one point.

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The coupling of a mention of Farook’s visit to Pakistan with the question of terrorism strikes me as extraordinarily provincial. Farook was born in the US to Pakistani parents, and I believe his wife was from Pakistan.

I remember the zenophobia in the US after 9/11 and fear something of this is returning.

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