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Elections 2013: The Pakistan establishment strikes back

Apr 06, 2013

Elections 2013: The Pakistan establishment strikes back

Articles 62 and 63 of the Pakistani constitution, inserted by Gen Zia-ul-Haq, allow unelected institutions to prevent people from becoming candidates. IT does not, however, prevent members of known violent groups from contesting elections. #The Neighbourhood #Gen Zia-ul-Haq #Pakistani Elections 2013

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Elections 2013: The Pakistan establishment strikes back

Aug 30, 2014

Protesters head to Sharif's house

Pakistani police have fired tear gas at thousands of protesters as they marched towards the prime minister's home in the capital, Islamabad. Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and anti-government cleric Tahirul Qadri called for the demonstration ... #Islamabad #Nawaz Sharif #Imran Khan
Elections 2013: The Pakistan establishment strikes back

Aug 30, 2014

Police fire tear gas at protesters

Pakistani police have fired tear gas at thousands of protesters as they tried to march towards the prime minister's home in the capital, Islamabad, blanketing the route with clouds of white smoke and scattering demonstrators. Police also fired rubber... #Islamabad #Pakistan #Lahore #Nawaz Sharif #Imran Khan
Elections 2013: The Pakistan establishment strikes back

Aug 25, 2014

Canadian cleric gives Pakistan PM deadline: ‘I am ready to be martyred’

ISLAMABAD—A Pakistani cleric leading a mass anti-government rally in front of parliament issued a 48-hour deadline Monday for the country’s prime minister to step down, saying he’s prepared to die to see it happen. More on thestar.com Pakistan protes... #Pakistan #Islamabad #Lahore #Nawaz Sharif #Imran Khan