Pakistan Leadership Change Seen Boosting Military

Pakistan’s Armed forces could gain even more autonomy with Shehbaz Sharif as prime minister

Updated July 30, 2017 4:24 p.m. ET

ISLAMABAD—The removal of Nawaz Sharif as Pakistan’s prime minister by the courts and the takeover of the position by his younger brother Shehbaz Sharif could hand more power to the country’s military establishment, political experts said Sunday.

Shehbaz Sharif has a history of being less confrontational with the armed forces, experts say, and he is expected to focus his attention on delivering major electricity projects to help…


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One Response to “Pakistan Leadership Change Seen Boosting Military”

  1. daveyone1 Says:

    Reblogged this on World Peace Forum.

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