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The contractor : how I landed in a Pakistani prison and ignited a diplomatic crisis

Author: Raymond Allen Davis; Storms Reback
Publisher: Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, Inc., [2016]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On January 27, 2011, on the streets of Lahore, Pakistan, US Government Security contractor Raymond Davis found himself staring down the barrel of a gun. Defending himself, he shot and killed two men who were#x97;depending upon who you ask#x97;illiterate robbers or Pakistani intelligence agents. The violent confrontation quickly escalated into a diplomatic crisis, making front-page headlines all over the world and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Allen Davis; Storms Reback
ISBN: 1941631851 9781941631850
OCLC Number: 988085122
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Raymond Davis with Storms Reback.

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On January 27, 2011, on the streets of Lahore, Pakistan, US Government Security contractor Raymond Davis found himself staring down the barrel of a gun. Defending himself, he shot and killed two men who were#x97;depending upon who you ask#x97;illiterate robbers or Pakistani intelligence agents. The violent confrontation quickly escalated into a diplomatic crisis, making front-page headlines all over the world and threatening to destroy American relationships with one of the world's most volatile nations. For 49 days, Davis was in Pakistani custody#x97;interrogated, threatened, fearing for his future#x97;as ru.

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