US is ‘real enemy’ of Pakistan: Iran’s top leader
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Last Updated: Sunday, July 17, 2011, 09:15
  
Tehran: Iran’s state TV says the country’s supreme leader has told Pakistan’s President that the United States is Pakistan’s real enemy.

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei spoke on Saturday during a meeting with Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari. It was Zardari’s second visit to Iran in less than a month.

Khamenei has the final say on all state matters in Iran.

The US-Pakistan relationship has been on a downward spiral since the May 02 US raid that killed al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in a Pakistani garrison town.

Pakistani leaders have protested the unilateral raid by kicking out many American military trainers and asking the US to reduce its footprint in the country.

Bureau Report


First Published: Sunday, July 17, 2011, 09:15


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