Pakistan's Musharraf Avoids Treason Charge By Caretaker Government

BBC NewsPakistan's Musharraf avoids treason charge by caretaker governmentBBC NewsThe caretaker government in Pakistan has said it will not put former military ruler Pervez Musharraf on trial for high treason. The government said such a move exceeded its mandate and a decision should be taken by the winner of next month's polls.and more »

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