Ex US Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Pakistan's "Lies and Deceit"
SENATOR PATRICK LEAHY: How long do we support governments that lie to us? When do we say enough is enough?
SEC ROBERT GATES: Well, first of all, I would say, based on 27 years in CIA and four and a half years in this job, most governments lie to each other. That's the way business gets done.
LEAHY: Do they also arrest the people that help us when they say they're allies?
LEAHY: Not often.
GATES: And -- and sometimes they send people to spy on us, and they're our close allies. So...
LEAHY: And we give aid to them.
GATES: ... that's the real world that we deal with.
Here's a video clip of Def Sec Robert Gates' testimony at the United States Senate:
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