US Failure to Understand Pakistani Reality

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I defer to NightWatch but it is the naivete of the IC that cannot
comprehend that the rest of the world does not look like the US……….This is territory that is NOT administered by the Government of Pakistan but rather by the Tribal Elders.  The permission is required by Pakistani Law, something that the US continues to fail to understand.  I guess, in the vain of old movies, “What we have here is a failure to communicate”……

Pakistan accused of tipping off more militants about raids

US officials want country to keep operations secret

By Kimberly Dozier Associated Press / June 19, 2011

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