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How Seymour Hersh's Bin Laden Theory Played Right Into The Hands Of The Pakistani Army

American journalist Seymour Hersh created some buzz with his latest story in the London Review of Books about the US raid that killed Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The Obama administration lied about the details of Operation Geronimo, Hersh argues, and the mission was actually carried out with full assistance from the Pakistani army and its Inter-Services Intelligence agency. Unfortunately, Hersh's story, apart from being factually dubious, uncritically accepts the narrative of the Pakistani army and bases all his arguments on the premise provided by former ISI head Asad Durrani.