Friday, November 9, 2007

The hypocrite is at it again!

General Musharraf is back to his awesome ways of
staying in control, gets Benazir in a house arrest.

Excerpt from a web page:
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - President Gen. Pervez Musharraf yielded to pressure from the United States on Thursday and said Pakistan will hold elections by mid-February. But he showed no sign of ending a political crack down, placing opposition leader Benazir Bhutto under house arrest and detaining thousands ahead of a major protest.

Full article here.

I am not claiming that either Benazir or Nawaz Sharif had a particularly
clean political career, but the extent to which Musharraf can use (or
rather misuse) his power is clearly evident here.


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