Deadly Blast in Pakistan May Have Targeted Judge in Afridi Case

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    The doctor helps us find Osama Bin Laden and our Politician-in-Chief won't lift a hand to help him.
     
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    Pakistan gearin' up for elections...
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    Pakistan's changing political landscape
    30 April 2013 - Pakistan can be an unpredictable place. But in a chequered history that has kept lurching from crises to coups, one event has kept coming back, with reassuring certainty - elections.
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    Pakistan faces 'bloodiest' election
    2 May 2013 - Pakistan's elections are being called the bloodiest ever. But that's not the only reason why they stand apart.
     
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    Imran Khan falls at political rally...
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    Leading Pakistan politician falls, injures skull
    May 7,`13 -- One of Pakistan's most prominent politicians, former cricket star Imran Khan, fell at a political rally Tuesday, leaving him with two hairline skull fractures and knocking him off the campaign trail ahead of Saturday's general election.
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    How will Imran Khan's fall affect Pakistan's election?
    7 May 2013 - In an election called the most unpredictable in Pakistan's history, the campaign took a turn no-one expected.
     
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    Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif claims Pakistan election win...
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    Pakistan's Sharif declares election victory
    May 11,`13 -- Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif declared victory following a historic election marred by violence Saturday, a remarkable comeback for a leader once toppled in a military coup and sent into exile.

     
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    Afridi faces new legal challenge...

    Pakistan doctor who helped find Osama bin Laden in legal tussle
    Dec 18, 2013: A Pakistani doctor jailed after helping the CIA find Osama bin Laden faces fresh legal wrangling after an appeal tribunal on Wednesday said a retrial order was "ambiguous" and needed clarification.
     
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    The Donald gonna make a deal to free Afridi?...
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    Pakistan ‘Willing’ to Discuss Freedom for Doctor Who Helped Find Bin Laden
    December 16, 2016 — Pakistan says “it would be willing” to discuss with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s administration freedom for a jailed Pakistani doctor who helped the United States track down Osama bin Laden.
     
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    Dr. Afridi’s name has come up in numerous pieces of U.S. legislation over recent years...
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    16 Years After 9/11, Doctor Who Helped Find Bin Laden Remains in Pakistan Prison
    September 11, 2017 – As the United States marks the 16th anniversary of al-Qaeda’s devastating attack, the Pakistani doctor who helped in the effort to track down Osama bin Laden six years ago remains imprisoned, despite efforts by U.S. lawmakers to condition U.S. aid on his freedom.
     

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