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Pressure mounts on Pakistan leader to quit as protests continue

Pressure mounts on Pakistan leader to quit as protests continue

Aug 31, – Pakistan has been gripped by unrest for more than two weeks, with protest leaders Imran Khan and Tahir ul-Qadri saying they will not back down unless Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigns. On Saturday Sharif once again said he would not go. Thousands of protesters massed outside the residence of Pakistani Prime Minister […]

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Nawaz Sharif claims victory in historic Pakistan polls

Nawaz Sharif claims victory in historic Pakistan polls

May 12, AP – Sharif, 63, claimed victory in Pakistan late Saturday, with partial results from the day’s election showing his party, the Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N), leading in more than a hundred of the 272 National Assembly seat races. Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has claimed victory based on partial vote […]

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