Pakistan's decision to impose tax on US and NATO supplies going to Afghanistan through its territory is only a part of a broader package that Pakistan is discussing at the moment. Author and journalist Webster Tarpley says that the idea of a transit tax is a "cheap trick to provide political cover for Pakistani politicians who want to cave in and appease the US one more time."


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