Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Chaos In Pakistan - Update Two

Chaos In Pakistan
State Of Emergency Order
Update Two
, November 13, 2007

VOANews.com brings us this report this morning and it starts off like this... Police in Pakistan are detaining Benazir Bhutto and top members of her party to stop a planned protest march from Lahore to Islamabad...
Read the story at link below...

Pakistani Police Detain Bhutto Ahead of 'Long March'
>>> CHRON.com...
Opposition leader Benazir Bhutto on Tuesday urged President Gen. Pervez Musharraf to resign and ruled out serving under him in a future government after she was placed under house arrest for the second time in five days... Bhutto also said it was now likely her Pakistan People's Party would boycott January parliamentary elections and indicated that she wanted to build an alliance with other opposition leaders, including former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, to restore democracy...
Bhutto calls on Musharraf to resign
>>> HINDU.com...
US Deputy Secretary of State John Negroponte is expected to visit Pakistan shortly as part of efforts to press President Pervez Musharraf to lift emergency before the general election...
John Negroponte to visit Pak
>>> BBC News website...
In pictures: Pakistan clampdown
Photo Credits: Former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto photo from Wikipedia – Musharraf file photo from PresidentOfPakistan.gov website

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