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Musharraf's Legacy

If the increasing protests against his regime are any indication, Musharraf's days as Pakistan's president appear numbered. The transition to democracy has to be carefully managed, with elements of continuity intertwined with some necessary changes.

Letter from South Asia

Musharraf’s Legacy

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