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  1. Special court hears treason case today : September 10, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The special court, holding trial of former president General Pervez Musharraf for subverting and abrogating the constitution by proclamation of Emergency on November 03, 2007 on Tuesday, adjourned the hearing until Wednesday . As the three-member court, headed by Justice Faisal Arab, resumed hearing of the case, Musharraf's counsel Farogh Nasim submitted a letter written by former PM Shaukat Aziz to Musharraf on November 3, 2007, advising him under the constitution to impose emergency.

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  2. Referee judge seeks reply on Sharif family appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Nation

    ... counsel Ashtar Ausaf argued that the NAB had made the references on direction of then military ruler Pervez Musharraf to politically victimise his clients. He said the references could not be reopened. He said that the Sharif family was just ...

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  3. Marri tribe's new chief, Hyrbyair, dumps pompous titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... crimes and crimes against humanity in his native Balochistan. Former Pakistan coup leader and dictator Gen. Pervez Musharraf got Hyrbyair Marri and his comrade Faiz Baluch jailed in Belmarsh Prison on a charge of terrorism. However, the two were ...

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  4. Musharraf skips appearance in Bugti murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Nation

    Former president General Pervez Musharraf on Monday failed to appear before a Quetta anti-terrorism court in Akbar Bugti murder case. Strict security measures were adopted by the administration to avert any untoward incident during Monday's hearing in which the court had ordered Musharraf to appear in person.

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  5. ImpostersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Nation

    ... making. They are the PML-Q, the AML headed by Sheikh Rasheed and the APML being led by a former dictator, Pervez Musharraf and others cut from the same cloth. It is about time that they are called out for who they are, as evident from what they have ...

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  6. Babar proposes 6-point way forward to resolve standoff : September 09, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... and the former ambassador to the US, Husain Haqqani. He said that the genesis of conflict may be traced to Pervez Musharraf's trial, new ideas on foreign policy issues towards India and the continued ban on Geo. He said that if parliament had not ...

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  7. Bugti murder case: Musharraf fails to appear before ATC : September 08, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Daily Times

    QUETTA Former president General Pervez Musharraf on Monday failed to appear before an anti-terrorism court in Quetta in the case relating to the murder of Baloch leader Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti, despite the court's orders. Strict security measures were adopted by the administration to avert any untoward incident during today's hearing.

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  8. Pakistani army, ISI targeting India to hit Sharif: Ex-CIA analystRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... he wrote, as the army has become increasingly unhappy with Sharif for putting the former army dictator Pervez Musharraf on trial and his reluctance to take on the Pakistan Taliban. Violence has also surged along the line of control in Kashmir, he ...

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  9. Pakistan Army Chief Holds Off Generals Seeking PM's OusterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... and turbulent history. Sharif further irked the generals by putting former military head and president Pervez Musharraf, who ended Sharif's last stint in power in a 1999 coup, on trial for treason. His principle goals were to improve trade relations ...

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  10. Army chief holds off generals seeking Pakistan PM's ousterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... and turbulent history. Sharif further irked the generals by putting former military head and president Pervez Musharraf, who ended Sharif's last stint in power in a 1999 coup, on trial for treason. His principle goals were to improve trade relations ...

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  11. Aitzaz, Shah, questions Nisar's loyalty to PM : September 05, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... dictators and rejected offers of becoming the minister and the prime minister during the eras of Zia and Pervez Musharraf. "I was jailed, so was my wife and my sister during the Zia era," he said. He, then, recalled the time when he had called off ...

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  12. Ayman alZawahri A doctor who joined hands with bin LadenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    ... and its attacks on Pakistan. The outfit's presence came to light after Pakistan's military ruler General Pervez Musharraf laid siege of the jihadists holed up inside Islamabad's Lal Masjid. Within three years, Islamic Jihad and al Qaeda had merged ...

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  13. Politics in Pakistan: Army in the middleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Economist

    SEIZING control of the state-controlled broadcaster used to be the prelude to military dictatorship in coup-prone Pakistan. The headquarters of the Pakistan Television Corporation in the heart of Islamabad was one of the first buildings to be taken over by soldiers in 1999 when General Pervez Musharraf ousted Nawaz Sharif, the country's then-prime minister who was re-elected in a landslide victory last year.

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  14. Protest in Pakistan: The scene bears watching by the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... has two bones to pick with him. The first is that he has not freed from charges former military chief Pervez Musharraf. He has also showed signs of being interested in easing tensions with India, Pakistan's major rival. Pakistan's military retains ...

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  15. Still Standing in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Foreign Affairs

    ... As usual, the answer has something to do with the military. Since 2008, when the last military dictator, Pervez Musharraf, left office, the army has understood that an outright coup would be neither feasible nor beneficial. For one thing, Pakistanis ...

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  16. Anarchist Imran Khan may end up replicating role model KejriwalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    ... face-offs with four successive Army chiefs: Asif Nawaz Janjua, Abdul Waheed Kaker, Jehangir Karamat and Pervez Musharraf. But this time, the army's support of the Imran-Qadri duo isn't aimed at staging a coup. Its purpose is to rein in Sharif in an ...

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  17. Pakistan protests ease as rival leaders seek settlementRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... and security as its areas of responsibility. The treason trial of a former army chief and president, Pervez Musharraf, who launched the 1999 coup, has also angered the military. But the centre of the capital remained paralysed, with many streets ...

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  18. What's Going On in Pakistan?Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Counterpunch

    ... country and the military are heavily dependent) he was untouchable. He wanted to make an example of General Pervez Musharraf, who had toppled the last Sharif government in a coup in 1999, by trying him for high treason in the Supreme Court and ...

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  19. Pak protests ease as rival leaders seek negotiated settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... and security as its areas of responsibility. The treason trial of a former army chief and president, Pervez Musharraf, who launched the 1999 coup, has also angered the military. But the centre of the capital remained paralysed, with many streets ...

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  20. Why does Pakistan's political crisis matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... shortages, among other problems -- grew in the year since. Sharif's decision to prosecute former President Pervez Musharraf, the general who ousted Sharif in a coup in 1999, angered the country's top brass. Opposition figures, meanwhile, launched ...

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