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Osama bin Laden death: Pakistan says US may have breached sovereignty | The Guardian

Pakistan’s foreign minister said on Thursday that US forces may have breached his country’s sovereignty, raising fresh doubts about the legality of killing Osama bin Laden.

Clutching UN security council documents, Salman Bashir said: “There are legal questions that arise in terms of the UN charter. Everyone ought to be mindful of their international obligations.”

His comments, at a press conference in Islamabad, may have been aimed as much at preventing India from launching a unilateral raid on Pakistan territory in revenge for the 2008 Mumbai massacres as reproaching Washington.

Read more here: Osama bin Laden death: Pakistan says US may have breached sovereignty | World news | The Guardian.

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