But the big geopolitical question is how many in Pakistan knew UBL was there and how high up in the government?
In the article, the closing paragraph was:
This discovery and subsequent death of bin Laden doesn't bode well for the Pakistan government. According to Martin, it will be hard for the Pakistanis to explain how bin Laden could have been living in a huge compound located in a densely populated suburb filled with retired military unnoticed.
Indeed, it appears that UBL was hiding in plain sight and not out in some rural mountainous caves.