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Aug 20, 2014

Pakistan Protest Leaders Hold Talks With Government

Leaders of the protests demanding the resignation of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held their first talks with the government late Wednesday, as a tense standoff continued in the capital... #Pakistan #Nawaz Sharif

Aug 20, 2014

Anti-government protesters claim victory after occupying area around parliament

Jubilant anti-government demonstrators in Pakistan are claiming victory after tearing down barricades and occupying a key road outside Parliament, where they are demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif... #Pakistan #Nawaz Sharif #Islamabad

Aug 18, 2014

Thousands of anti-government protestors wreak havoc in Pakistan

A Pakistan opposition politician says he'll lead thousands of protesters into the capital's high-security "Red Zone" as his 48-hour deadline for the government to step down ends... #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 18, 2014

Pakistan's cricketer-turned-politician to lead protest rally into capital's 'Red Zone'

A Pakistan opposition politician says he'll lead thousands of protesters into the capital's high-security "Red Zone" as his 48-hour deadline for the government to step down ends... #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 19, 2014

Thousands march on Pakistan's parliament, while troops take defensive positions

Thousands of anti-government protesters armed with wire cutters and backed by cranes marched on Pakistan's parliament Thursday, planning to remove barriers blocking them from soldiers guarding the seat of the country's government... #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 16, 2014

Fiery cleric leads anti-government protest in Pakistan as thousands demand premier step down

A fiery anti-government cleric is leading a massive really in Pakistan's capital, demanding the country's prime minister step down over alleged fraud in last year's election... #Pakistan #Islamabad

Aug 16, 2014

Tens of thousands in Pakistan capital rally against government

Decrying what they say were rigged elections last year, tens of thousands of Pakistanis gathered in their nation’s capital on Saturday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s government... #Pakistan #Nawaz Sharif

Aug 17, 2014

Thousands of Protesters Demand Re-Vote in Pakistan

Tens of thousands of protesters thronged the streets of Pakistan's capital, defying pouring rain to answer the call of a fiery cleric and a cricket star-turned-politician, both demanding the government step down immediately... #Pakistan #Nawaz Sharif

Aug 14, 2014

Pakistan Rallies to Test Government, Its Democracy

Opponents of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif call for the government to step down and new elections to be held during a protest in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, on Thursda... #Pakistan #Islamabad #Nawaz Sharif #Imran Khan

Aug 15, 2014

Pakistan Supreme Court Issues Warning as Protesters March on Capital

Pakistan's Supreme Court warned against any breach of the constitution, as a demonstration bound for the capital aiming to end the administration of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, came under stone-throwing assault by supporters of the government... #Pakistan #Nawaz Sharif