#1 Pakistan is allied to the West in name only - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • faroud
    • 25.11.09 | 12:38 (IST)

    The Street despises America, the elites are either pro American or ambivalent. The elites/politicians/business community account for maybe 2 or 3% if that, but do generally have sway over the armed forces. Yet many in the armed forces are not at all Pro American. Pakistan is almost certainly less inclined toward America than Iran. Anti American feeling runs high in Iran but nowhere near as high as in Pakistan. This is not just now but for many decades. In neither nation do the leaders entirely reflect their populaces views. Especially Pakistan.

    from the article: With all eyes on Iran, who's watching Pakistan's nuclear arsenal?
    First published 02:28 25.11.09 | Last updated 08:25 25.11.09
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