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CIA agent Raymond Davis shot two men in the back and Pakistan recently allegedly and self defense.
It was just released from a Pakistani jail after 2.3 million dollars was paid to their of the victims' families.
But how would you feel -- say -- foreign spy shot your son or brother or daughter in the US.
And his government tried to buy the killer's freedom by paying you off.
Let us now anti -- dot com producer Angela Keaton.
Angela welcome to freedom march oh -- is this Raymond Davis and what happened over there.
And why -- federal dollars involved in getting him out of a Pakistani jail.
Will judge this sordid -- as many aspects originally when we first heard about this alleged incidents that happened at the end of January we -- Where mr.
Davis shot these two -- we originally heard that he was an employee he of the the US consulate in Lahore.
But over time of course between you being with reporting of the guardian -- the telegraph of course rumors it escalate it turns out that.
That this man the man that Barack Obama referred to as our diplomat because there's really nothing more diplomatic -- shooting random people on the street.
That this man turns out to be well and your employee of the CIA -- in fact the the punch line here is that you would -- UK telegraph revealed.
He was acting as the head of the CIA in Pakistan this is -- -- employee.
-- when the CIA and having his little brother goes into another country aren't they suppose to.
At least notify the intelligence agencies or perhaps even they had government of the military of that other country that -- there.
Have the permission of the country to be there so that the host country knows what they're doing.
And our CIA agents the equivalent of diplomats -- they get immunity.
When they commit.
When they break local laws even laws as fundamentalists laws that prohibit shooting people in the back.
Well it certainly didn't think the judge even if he had with this limited liability would only.
Go to -- it if we're being a couple employee would only go to acts on his duty not random shootings.
And the fact that -- said that the ISI which is the equivalent of the CIA in Pakistan.
They're angry it's too big spike -- agencies competing against one another -- -- I mean inning -- to groups of bugs.
And on -- site courses is reasonably angry at the CIA is set up a parallel -- structured there of course remember the WikiLeaks cables the fact is now.
We know that they're using embassy employee east -- spies and -- by accident is not why isn't he isn't.
Payment of this magnitude.
Can which we know is consistent with Sharia law look at America.
If you rob a bank you don't get off the hook by giving the money back just over a prosecutor for robbing the bank but apparently under Sharia law if you killed somebody and you pay their families it.
To stop complaining to the police they charges against you go away.
That does something like this with a payment of this much money 2.3 million dollars sound normal to you or out of the ordinary.
-- cases out of the ordinary but.
You know I'm -- they're puppet president wanted it to to sweep this under the rock thing unfortunately when the widow of one of the victims killed herself.
And there's no -- of sweeping under the rug then religious leaders are threatening Egyptian style protest.
So objectively speaking to go to the Lahore High Court.
At least there -- some semblance and of course under that if all the legal heirs of the victims agreed to this payment which Hillary Clinton denies that sheet that.
That the US that it would do with.
That is at least something stumbling justice however.
This is actually rather horrific and it just a symbol that's a metaphor really -- -- is going on over there I mean why are we there in the first place them well.
We wanted to you know we want to contain of al-Qaeda in Afghanistan now we've got in.
They're only 200 outcome data back in 2001 -- -- there's probably fewer than fifty so why Armenian Pakistan the neighboring country.
-- -- won't let me we're basically a place but last time we show.
Sending -- across got to kill.
I have a feeling as a lot more going to come out on this Angela we appreciate -- staying on top of the story for us and thanks for joining us.
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