You heard it here first.
In response to the WSJ story that Pakistan has asked Afghan President Hamid Karzai to drop his ties with the US, “urging him instead to look to Pakistan—and its Chinese ally—for help in striking a peace deal with the Taliban and rebuilding the economy”, I tweeted this:
A new multi-lateral organisation in the offing: CAP-N? China-Afghanistan-Pakistan-North Korea.
And prompt came this reply from Harini Calamur:
If you add Iran to that – you can have PANIC [Pakistan-Afghanistan-North Korea-Iran-China]
Fellow INI blogger Nitin Pai soon had the best advice for her:
When PANIC happens, do remember that you heard it here first.