ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Arif Azad

Pakistan: General in His Labyrinth

The charter of democracy agreed on by Pakistan's two leading opposition politicians has given a fillip to the long dormant democratic process in Pakistan. If the campaign sustains and gathers momentum, Musharraf, who has thus far held to power by subverting constitutional norms and reaching an unsavoury alliance with fundamentalist religious parties, may find the going tough. The promised elections of 2007 now appear full of unexpected possibilities.