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Musharraf clinging to power

November 6, 2007

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GENERAL PERVEZ MUSHARRAF, Pakistan's president, fooled nobody when he declared a state of emergency over the weekend because of what his official proclamation called an "ascendancy in terrorist activities." There has indeed been an increase in violence by extremist groups as well as large-scale operations by the Pakistani military against those groups. But the target of Musharraf's virtual martial law ... (Full article: 429 words)

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