Well believe it. All of these so called leaders essentially actors playing a part.I was discussing the killing of Col. Gadaffi with a well read lady a few years ago. She told me that the powers that be never actually kill the leaders of nations, they put them out to pasture somewhere - some kind of unwritten rule among them.
Osama Bin Ladin was funded by the CIA
with weapons and supplies in the eighties in Afghanistan, self admitted by the agency itself. Then when 9/11 happened he's used as the scapegoat bogeyman for the atrocity.
Think there have been very few independently arising dictators in the history of the world.
19th century British prime minister Benjamin Disraeli :
" The world is governed by very different personages from what is imagined by those who are not behind the scenes".