Pervez Musharraf Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. What a Trial in Pakistan Reveals About Women Who Choose Fundamentalist IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Nation

    ... ensuing massacre led by the Pakistani military, called Operation Silence, contributed to the fall of Gen. Pervez Musharraf's administration. At least 58 people died, both soldiers and madrassa students, and Maulana Abdul Aziz became a household ...

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  2. New Musharraf-led party being formed, says SamsamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Nation

    Former Federal Minister Samsam Bukhari on Thursday claimed 'some people' were silently forming a new party and dissidents of the Pakistan Peoples Party and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz were also offered its membership. Speaking to a private TV channel, he said the party will be led by former military dictator Pervez Musharraf, adding he was also offered a slot in the party but he turned it down.

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  3. Karachi leaders fleeing abroad like cowardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Nation

    ... chairperson and her wife Benazir Bhutto to protect his interests. Responding to another query concerning Pervez Musharraf's politics, he claimed military leadership had asked Musharraf to stay away from politics as long as he was not advised to do ...

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  4. Pakistan seeks British help over BBC claims on opposition partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... was close to the country's powerful military establishment during the 1999-2008 rule of military strongman Pervez Musharraf, has since fallen out of favour.

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  5. Bugti leads protest against Pakistan war crimes in GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... by Pakistani army on August 26, 2006 on the orders of former coup leader and military dictator General Pervez Musharraf, addressed the protest demonstration at the Broken Chair in Geneva. While the UN's Human Rights Council session on human rights ...

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  6. Govt ready to broker talks between Afghan govt and Taliban: Aziz : June 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... network had been totally dismantled and the people behind it decommissioned. He said that former president Pervez Musharraf in his book admitted that tonnes of nuclear material, including huge centrifuge machines were transported to Libya and Iran. ...

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  7. PAKISTAN: Threats to Musharraf's RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CFR.org

    Islamic fundamentalists, some of whom are believed to have targeted President Pervez Musharraf in two near-miss December assassination attempts, are given sanctuary in parts of Pakistan and appear to cooperate with al Qaeda . The attacks have intensified fears that radical Islamic terrorists are bent on destabilizing nuclear-armed Pakistan.

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  8. Pakistan's Security SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CFR.org

    ... up the U.S.-Pakistan relationship, while highlighting the security challenges faced by Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf's government. Quite serious, some experts say. "The security situation in Pakistan has worsened very significantly over the ...

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  9. Stabilizing Pakistan: Boosting its Private SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CFR.org

    ... deregulation, and good governance to promote private-sector development. Under former President Pervez Musharraf, the report says, major structural, governance, and economic reforms were undertaken to create an environment that would "encourage the ...

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  10. When Benazir Bhutto opposed a Kargil-type operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | DNA India

    Quoting from an interview given by Benazir, Dogra goes to say how she dismissed the idea of Major General Pervez Musharraf, the then DGMO, about such an operation. Pakistan Army had planned a Kargil-type military operation much before the summer of 1999 when Benazir Bhutto was the prime minister but she stood her ground against the idea, a new book by a former diplomat says.

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  11. Pakistan's Institutions and Civil SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2008 | CFR.org

    ... fighting Pakistan's security forces today. Pakistan has been in political turmoil since former army chief Pervez Musharraf seized power in a 1999 coup. Through two controversial votes, he remained president for almost nine years until he announced ...

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  12. Pakistan's Tribal AreasRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2007 | CFR.org

    Pakistan's remote Federally Administered Tribal Areas have been a training ground for insurgents and a focal point for terrorism fears, particularly since the 9/11 attacks. President Pervez Musharraf finds himself squeezed between U.S. demands to control militants in the tribal lands and opposition from his own army against fighting the region's predominant ethnic Pashtuns, who have strongly resisted Pakistani rule just as they fought British control during colonial times.

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  13. Pakistan's Political FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2007 | CFR.org

    Since taking control in a bloodless 1999 coup, General Pervez Musharraf has held on to power for nearly eight years, making him one of the most longstanding leaders in Pakistan's sixty-year history. He won a flawed 2002 presidential election , according to EU monitors, and also maintained control of the country's military by remaining army chief.

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  14. Musharraf's Taliban ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2006 | CFR.org

    Pakistan is seen as a strategic ally of the United States in its efforts to rid the region of Taliban and al-Qaeda terrorists. But Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has come under criticism in the West and Kabul for not doing enough to secure its border with Afghanistan, rein in Islamic extremists who use Pakistan as a safe haven, and curb the influence of the country's military and intelligence services.

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  15. Muttahida should move court: APMLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Nation

    All Pakistan Muslim League Central Leader Ahmad Raza Kasuri gave a cautious comment on the foreign media report levelling serious allegations of Indian funding to Muttahida Qaumi Movement, saying that the allegations were of serious nature but would be of little value till proven in the court of law. In a brief chat with The Nation, Ahmad Raza Kasuri, who himself is a senior lawyer and represented party chief General Pervez Musharraf in many cases, said the allegations of collaboration of India with Muttahida Qaumi Movement and provision of money to its leadership, were very serious, but to him these were remain allegations unless proven in the court of law.

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  16. Pakistan opposition party denies India backingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... was close to the country's powerful military establishment during the 1999-2008 rule of military strongman Pervez Musharraf, has since fallen out of favor. The report follows claims made in April by a senior Karachi police officer that two MQM ...

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  17. Nawaz should play role to resolve differences between PPP, military leadership'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... to a private TV channel, he said that PPP co-chairman Asif Zaradri emotionally gave statement. He said that Pervez Musharraf along with all his companions who took part in throwing Nawaz Sharif's government should be prosecuted. The opposition ...

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  18. Great game: Polls in Pakistani Kashmir smooth way for epic China pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... for the Siachen Glacier, in the east of the region. In 1999, hundreds more died in an attempt by then- Gen. Pervez Musharraf to take the town of Kargil, just across the Line of Control, which serves as the de facto boundary between Pakistani and ...

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  19. Pakistan court dismisses plea seeking high treason trial of former President ZardariRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | DNA India

    Petitioner Ilyas Gujjar, a leader of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf's All Pakistan Muslim League, argued in the Lahore High Court that Zardai and other PPP leaders have uttered statements against armed forces of the country to damage the operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan A Pakistani court on Monday dismissed a petition seeking trial of former President Asif Ali Zardari under high treason for his "anti-army" remarks. Petitioner Ilyas Gujjar, a leader of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf's All Pakistan Muslim League, argued in the Lahore High Court that Zardai and other PPP leaders have uttered statements against armed forces of the country to damage the operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan.

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  20. LARKANA: Husband refuses to withdraw police report on Benazir's murderRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Pakistan Peoples Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari said here on Sunday that 'all killers' of Benazir Bhutto, except retired Gen Pervez Musharraf, had died. Addressing a ceremony held in Naudero to mark the 62nd birth anniversary of Benazir Bhutto, the former president said the slain PPP chairperson had herself lodged a police report against the former military ruler.

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