Saturday, December 19, 2009

Pakistan travel bans spark fears of coup
Amanda Hodge, South Asia correspondent From
The Australian December 19, 2009

Who's in charge in nuclear-armed U.S. ally Pakistan?
By Saeed Shah McClatchy Newspapers
Posted on Friday, December 18, 2009

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan, a country that's critical to the U.S.-led war on terrorism, Friday appeared to be sliding toward a judicial coup, in which judges are moving to oust top officials in the civilian government, but without putting the military, or anyone else, in charge

Coup fears grow in Pakistan
19 December 2009
Reporter Ross Cameron

Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari faces a number of corruption charges(Getty).

Islamabad's Benazir Bhutto international Airport is out of bounds for many top politicians and government officials on a list compiled by Pakistan's corruption watchdog, the National Accountability Bureau.

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