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  1. Suicide blast at Wagah kills 60, over 100 injured : November 02, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... Bhutto Zardari, Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, Qaid Muttahida Qaumi Movement Altaf Hussain, former president Pervez Musharraf and others have also condemned the suicide attack on innocent civilians and said that such cowardly attacks can't weaken the ...

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  2. Court reserves order in Musharraf's high treason caseRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    A special court here Friday reserved judgement on dismissing the high treason case against Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf and others till Nov 21. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Faisal Arab resumed hearing of the case earlier in the day during which Musharraf's counsel Farogh Naseem submitted a rejoinder in the court, Geo News reported. A cutting of former Punjab governor Khalid Maqbool's statement published in Daily Dunya newspaper was also presented before the Bench in which he had mentioned that everyone including he was taken into confidence over the emergency imposed Nov 3, 2007, lasting until Dec 15, 2007.

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  3. Court reserves verdict on Mush plea to include othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Nation

    The Special Court on Friday reserved judgment on former President General Pervez Musharraf's plea to include other persons, including ex-PM Shaukat Aziz and ex-COAS General Ashfaq Pervaiz Kiyani, in the high treason case. A three-judge Special Court headed by Justice Faisal Arab was hearing the high treason case against Pervez Musharraf under Article 6 of the Constitution.

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  4. SC reserves verdict on Musharraf plea for action against co-accused : November 01, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The Special Court hearing the treason case against former military dictator Pervez Musharraf has reserved judgement on the petition filed by the former president seeking action against persons who were co-accused in imposition of emergency. The judgement will now be pronounced on November 21. Justice Faisal Arab, head of the three-member SC, remarked that the parties concerned had given arguments in details.

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  5. Pak court reserves judgment in Musharraf's joint trial pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Indian Express

    A special court on Friday reserved its decision on a plea by former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf to include several former civilian and military leaders in his treason trial case. A three-member tribunal headed by Justice Faisal Arab is trying 71-year-old Musharraf for treason which he allegedly committed by imposing emergency in 2007 when he was president of the country.

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  6. Pak Court Reserves Judgment in Musharraf's Joint Trial PleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Outlook

    A special court today reserved its decision on a plea by former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf to include several former civilian and military leaders in his treason trial case. A three-member tribunal headed by Justice Faisal Arab is trying 71-year-old Musharraf for treason which he allegedly committed by imposing emergency in 2007 when he was president of the country.

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  7. Court reserves order on dismissing treason case against Musharraf : October 31, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Daily Times

    A special court in Islamabad on Friday reserved the judgement on dismissing the high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf and others as parties in the case till November 21. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Faisal Arab resumed hearing of the case during which Musharraf's counsel Barrister Farogh Naseem submitted the rejoinder in the court.

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  8. PAKISTAN: The North Korea ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... On November 25, Secretary of State Colin Powell said he has repeatedly warned Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf that "inappropriate" contact between Pakistan and North Korea would result in "consequences." Powell added that Musharraf has assured ...

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  9. PAKISTAN: U.S.-Pakistan RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | CFR.org

    Yes and no, experts say. President Pervez Musharraf accommodated U.S. requests for assistance after 9/11, especially in the search for al Qaeda and Osama bin Laden .

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

    Oct 30, 2014 | 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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  11. INDIA-PAKISTAN: Peace TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... Experts say he is considering his legacy and wants to leave behind a lasting peace. Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf survived two assassination attempts in December; experts say the attacks shook Musharraf and convinced him that radical ...

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

    Oct 30, 2014 | 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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  13. Stabilizing Pakistan: Boosting its Private SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | 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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  14. Pakistan will not contact India for talks: FatemiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Nation

    ... of Pakistan's foreign policy. It has always been and will remain." However, he stated that former president Pervez Musharraf had sought a change in the Kashmir policy, which he clarified that the government did not recognise. "Musharraf went to ...

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  15. Shaukat didn't tender advice to Mush, court toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Nation

    ... by Justice Faisal Arab. The court was hearing the high treason case against former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf under Article 6 of the C. Akram Sheikh pleaded that the 'advice' under the Constitution is command and that was vested in ...

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  16. Pakistan's ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2010 | CFR.org

    ... Pakistani public and the politicians as a reversal to measures taken by former military chief and president Pervez Musharraf. Experts say some of Pakistan's main constitutional principles and controversies still stem from colonial times. At the time ...

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  17. 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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  18. Pakistan's Tribal AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    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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  19. 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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  20. 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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