Friday, August 15, 2008

Musharraf Expected to Resign Shortly

Pakistan Pervez Musharraf, the President of Pakistan, is expected to resign, possibly within the next three days, according to a report today in the New York Times.  Musharraf had tried to hold onto power by firing judges of the Pakistan Supreme Court and arresting leaders of bar associations.  The article today says that he is planning to step down rather than face impeachment.

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