U.S. Was Braced for Fight With Pakistanis in Bin Laden Raid

President Obama insisted that the assault force hunting down Osama bin Laden last week be large enough to fight its way out of Pakistan if confronted by hostile local police officers and troops, senior administration and military officials said Monday. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - May 9, 2011 - 6:16 PM PDT
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