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Pakistani PM blames entire world for failing to get bin Laden for so long

"I think it’s an intelligence failure from all over the world," Pakistani Prime Minister Gilani told a London newspaper. But — it happened in your backyard, dude. Not in Argentina’s nor indeed in ours.  

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"I think it's an intelligence failure from all over the world," Pakistani Prime Minister Gilani told a London newspaper.

But -- it happened in your backyard, dude. Not in Argentina's nor indeed in ours.  

"I think it’s an intelligence failure from all over the world," Pakistani Prime Minister Gilani told a London newspaper.

But — it happened in your backyard, dude. Not in Argentina’s nor indeed in ours.  

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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