(BBC) Pakistan to assess Bin Laden raid

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Pakistani PM Yusuf Raza Gilani is to make a statement in parliament about the US special forces raid which led to the death of Osama Bin Laden last week.

The address comes amid questions about how the al-Qaeda leader was able to live apparently undetected in the town of Abbottabad near the capital.

On Sunday, US President Barack Obama called on Pakistan to investigate the network that sustained Bin Laden.

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Filed under: * Economics, PoliticsDefense, National Security, MilitaryForeign RelationsPolitics in GeneralOffice of the PresidentPresident Barack ObamaTerrorism* International News & CommentaryAmerica/U.S.A.AsiaPakistan

Posted May 9, 2011 at 5:48 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Confessor wrote:

Remember, this is the nation that has imprisoned a Christian mother of six or seven children, Asis Bibi, for rumors of blasphemy against Islam and where two Christian ministers were assasinated for speaking out against the blashphemy law.

This nation and its religion are ruthless and not to be trusted.  It galls me to send billions of US tax dollars to Pakistan and other muslim nations.

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