Stop me if you heard this one before. From The Associated Press:
US officials say Pakistan has apparently tipped off militants at two more bomb-building factories in its tribal areas. The officials say that allowed the militants to flee after U.S. intelligence shared the locations with the Pakistani government.
One U.S. official said this was intended to give Pakistan another chance to build trust after the U.S. raid on May 2 that killed Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad.
As the AP notes, that makes it four times in the past several weeks that Pakistani officials have tipped off terrorist groups before conducting Potemkin raids based on US intelligence. That Onion parody is beginning to look more and more like the truth as each day passes.
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