Benazir Bhutto ’s son and political heir is to make his first political speech since graduating from Oxford University, two and a half years after the assassination of his mother, a former Pakistani prime minister.
A Pakistani court indicted Pervez Musharraf in the 2007 assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, escalating legal challenges to the ex-military dictator since he ended his self-exile in March.
Pakistan is unlikely to take steps to address the security and judicial failures detailed in a report on the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, the nation’s envoy to the United Nations said.
Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who quit as president in 2008 to avoid possible impeachment and went into exile, returned to his country yesterday vowing to contest May’s general election.
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf conceded to Supreme Court demands that he seek the reopening of corruption investigations against the president, easing a confrontation that threatened his government ahead of elections and ousted his predecessor.