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Musharraf Resigns

Dressed in a dark suit and looking sullen, the former army chief announced his resignation in hastily arranged, live televised address. "I hope the nation and the people will forgive my mistakes," he said, his voice thick with emotion. "Every decision I made was only with noble intentions."


In Pakistan, Musharraf Bows Out - TIME
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In a few days you will be able to meet him in Geneva somewhere in some bank lobby tying up loose ends
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^^^My thoughts exactly, funds shifted into another account.........
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^^^My thoughts exactly, funds shifted into another account.........
me thinks that's long been done.

his resignation will not bode well for usa. should be interesting.



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Well, we propped him up for several years in order to have a flyover zone for A'stan and because we really REALLY didn't want to see if he was crazy enough to use his nukes if we decided that he too was part of that annoying axis of evil [and the only one with real juice AND OBL's hidey hole].

Should be interesting to see how Cowboy diplomacy works with any new power shifts that lean more fundamental. The Taliban in Pakistan are stronger than those in Afghanistan.

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Shame. He was a nice guy just like the Shah of Iran. Well we'll have more time to pat Qadafi on the ass now,

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Should be interesting to see how Cowboy diplomacy works with any new power shifts that lean more fundamental. The Taliban in Pakistan are stronger than those in Afghanistan.
yeah, he's got enough time to fuck that all up too. is taliban russia freindly?



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Shame. He was a nice guy just like the Shah of Iran. Well we'll have more time to pat Qadafi on the ass now,
he is/was a son of a B (not Benadir Bhutto I don't think) but he was OURS son of a B.

Let's see what happens next.

Somehow I am not too happy about this.

I've heard he is going to New Mexico.
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