Comments on: Pakistan: Now or Never? http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2008/01/20/pakistan-now-or-never/ Perspectives on Pakistan Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:31:05 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: AliMureed http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2008/01/20/pakistan-now-or-never/comment-page-1/#comment-26907 Fri, 04 Dec 2009 17:58:25 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2008/01/20/pakistan-now-or-never/#comment-26907 I think some of the best blogging on Pakistan is at the Newsline magazine’s website. Zahid Hussain (http://www.newslinemagazine.com/categor y/blog-row/zahid-hussain/) and Nadir Hassan (http://www.newslinemagazine.com/categor y/blog-row/water-cooler/) have very good analysis of events in the Pakistan.

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By: shreyans ranasinghe http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2008/01/20/pakistan-now-or-never/comment-page-1/#comment-99 Thu, 20 Mar 2008 03:13:53 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2008/01/20/pakistan-now-or-never/#comment-99 I agree with Durrani but the longer it takes for the PPP to choose its leaders (do we really need to go through this charade of democracy when the party has given the bhutto survivors a carte blanche?), the more menacing the militants look.

There is a power vacuum in pakistan at the moment. power is slipping from president musharraf each day, already the mps are taking oath under the constitution suspended by him and he increasingly looks like the dinner guest who had long overstayed his welcome.

Yes, there is an armed insurrection on inside pakistan, but for precisely that reason alone pakistan needs a leader, a government that can begin to confront this reality.

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By: shreyans ranasinghe http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2008/01/20/pakistan-now-or-never/comment-page-1/#comment-18 Fri, 08 Feb 2008 04:00:12 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2008/01/20/pakistan-now-or-never/#comment-18 what is with the British? will they never learn? they been talking to the taliban, throwing money to train renegade fighters in a special camp and set them up against mullah omar. and they forgot to tell karzai! they undermining their own puppet, they playing their little games and this from an imperial power that repeatedly came to grief in that wounded corner of the subcontinent

they forgetting history all over again. fortunately the afghans are not

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