ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Clash of Institutions in Pakistan

The removal of the prime minister of Pakistan by its Supreme Court is the latest round of a long struggle between the elected and unelected parts of the Pakistan state. This time, however, it is not the military but rather the judiciary which is directly confronting the democratically elected government, with the support of the media and other political parties. This has changed the terrain of the confl ict which cannot be defi ned in traditional terms anymore.

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