Pakistan’s News Media No Longer Silent, but Musharraf Has Muted His Critics

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    Our "ally" in the War on Terror ... :doubt:
     
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    Musharraf Returns to Pakistan...
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    Musharraf Greeted in Pakistan by Threats and Small Crowds
    March 24, 2013 — Pakistan’s onetime military ruler, Gen. Pervez Musharraf, ended four years of self-imposed exile on Sunday in hopes of carving out a political future, but he received an unremarkable welcome as he landed at the airport in Karachi.
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    Exiled Pakistani ex-president home to 'save' nation despite death threat
    Sun March 24, 2013 - Musharraf vows to remain in Pakistan; He plans to lead his party in elections; He's been in self-imposed exile since resigning as president in 2008; Pakistani authorities have vowed to arrest him on return; Taliban threaten to kill him
     
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    Granny says dat's what's known as a Bush Welcome...
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    Lawyer throws shoe at ex-Pakistan president
    Sat, Mar 30, 2013 - An angry lawyer yesterday threw a shoe at former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf as he headed to court to face legal charges following his return to the country after four years in self-imposed exile, police said.
     
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    Musharraf defeated before he runs...
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    Pakistan's Musharraf disqualified from election
    Apr 16,`13 -- High court judges disqualified former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday from running in the parliamentary election, likely ending any hope of a political comeback.
     
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    How do you do it Gramps? I've never seen anyone so adept at reviving these old threads.

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    Granny says, "Dat's right - dat ol' has-been shoulda left well enough alone...
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    Pervez Musharraf's doomed homecoming to Pakistan
    19 April 2013 - Since his return to the Pakistan last month, former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has stumbled from one problem to another.
     
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    Bail granted in assassination case?...
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    Musharraf granted bail in Benazir Bhutto assassination case
    May 20, 2013 - A Pakistani court on Monday granted bail to former army chief and president Pervez Musharraf who has been under house arrest on charges of failing to provide adequate security for former prime minister Benazir Bhutto before her 2007 assassination.
     

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