Tag: Pakistans

  • Why The Arrest Of Pakistan’s Ex-PM Could Lead To Chaos

    Why The Arrest Of Pakistan’s Ex-PM Could Lead To Chaos

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    ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan is witnessing a wave of violence following the arrest of popular opposition leader and former Prime Minister Imran Khan on corruption charges. The level of unrest has not been seen since 2007, when another former premier — Benazir Bhutto — was assassinated during an election campaign. Pakistan’s Supreme Court ruled on…

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  • Imran Khan, Pakistan’s Ex-Leader, Is Arrested

    Imran Khan, Pakistan’s Ex-Leader, Is Arrested

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    Pakistan’s former prime minister Imran Khan was arrested on Tuesday in a major escalation of a political crisis that has pitted the current government against Mr. Khan since he was ousted from office last year and that now raises the prospect of mass unrest. Mr. Khan was at a court hearing in Islamabad when he…

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