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Pakistan: Who Is Running The Country?

The US Ambassador to Pakistan Anne Patterson’s recent statement on Quetta shura raised a controversy in Pakistan. Teeth Maestro poses the question in reaction: “Who’s actually running Pakistan? The Americans or Pakistanis?”

3 comments

  • gfs

    Tough question

  • sadia

    I was not intended to reply this joke but than thought to guide Mr Writer. Pakistan is a sovereign country and there is a democratically elected independent Govt running affairs of state much better than a dictator and orthodox parties can do.

    US is just an ally of Pakistan in war on terror, and supporting Pakistan on economic end or in other fields. It does not mean we have sold our country. Govt of Pakistan is striving for its national interests not promoting US. Zardari has negated af-Pak policy. Zardari did not attend the speech of Mr. Obama. Zardari has signed Iran gas pipe line plan. Zardari did not compromise over our atomic assets. He refused to hand over Dr. AQ khan to US. Govt is very much vigilant towards our national interests and security of Pakistan. Govt of Pakistan itself is running state affairs; don’t detract people by such stupid questions.

  • Rommel

    Dear have u ever thought,who is governing USA,Its western allies and world as a whole? Obama or interest groups striving for their intended economic goals by creating hypes like of Soviet Union in past and Alqaeeda at present,may be UFOs in future? Buddy B4 asking this naïve but apprantely very intelligent quetion, ascertain by whom u r being Governed?By Ur Juntas of politicians who are elected by launching billions of dollars worth election campaigns,Media tycons(owning news channels like of Fox news always talking doomsdaylike scenerio) adequately allied with owners of world arms proliferatorslike of Republicans(Cheny and Rumsfield)or ppl like Bush who are closely affiliated with world petroleum Mafia?Blair who gave a dossier of Iraqi weapons of Mass destruction(yet to be Recovered by allied forces who has score of 1.2 million deaths of innocent civilians on their Credit) B4 pointing towards Pakistan,ask urself who is Ruling ur minds?Ur state or democratically elected state Mafias?we being a very small nation are still asahmed of losing war of 1971 against india, a big enemy but I would have appreciated,Had Mighty USA felt the same after losing war against poor nations like of Veitnam in past and Iraq in recent past and Afghanistan in near future.Think and then Talk sorry 4 offence if any.

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