1. Pakistan's leaders have periodically denied that Bin Laden was in their country. So, very embarrassing. Not only was he in their country, but he was found in a city that is in some ways a military cantonment.
2. Pakistan intelligence apparently helped the the U.S. in this operation. This is a very good thing for U.S.-Pakistan relations. I say "apparently" because there are conflicting reports about this, and also legitimate questions to be raised about the ISI -- Pakistan's intelligence service -- and what it knows about al Qaeda's presence in Pakistan.

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