London, 8 November 2010: From what has appeared in the press, it seems that the American side, the Indian government, and sections of India's strategic community have been unhappy about the BJP spokesman, Rajiv Pratap Rudy's criticism of president Barack Obama. Rudy was critical that Obama did not mention Pakistani terrorism during his interaction with some 26/11 families in Bombay. This writer has a different perception of the issue, and here is the elaboration.