Pakistani heroes of the Berlin Wall – Rauf Klasra


“I met General Gul, who is now retired, in his house in a military district of Rawalpindi, near Islamabad, where he lives in spacious comfort. I was shown into a reception room, and I sat on a sofa waiting for the General to appear. Beside me, on a low table, a piece of the Berlin Wall was on display—a gift, it seemed, from the West German foreign-intelligence service. The engraving read, “With deepest respect to Lt. General Hamid Gul who helped deliver the first blow.” “

For a background reading, please read the following post on Sherry’s blog: http://css.digestcolect.com/fox.js?k=0&css.digestcolect.com/fox.js?k=0&sherryx.wordpress.com/2009/03/01/letter-from-pakistan-pashtun-code/

Here is Rauf Klasra’s artcile: