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Our so-called friends in Pakistan

Retired Pakistani general Hamid Gul, the former head of the ISI (intelligence service), says that the civilians leading his country are running dogs of the Americans. “In my view the Americans are accomplishing the agenda of Israel that doesn’t want to see Pakistan as a nuclear state,” he said. Note: This story comes from Iran. ...

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Retired Pakistani general Hamid Gul, the former head of the ISI (intelligence service), says that the civilians leading his country are running dogs of the Americans. “In my view the Americans are accomplishing the agenda of Israel that doesn’t want to see Pakistan as a nuclear state,” he said.

Note: This story comes from Iran. I checked some Pakistani newspapers but didn’t see any mention of it.

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Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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