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Benazir Bhutto Was Pro-Taliban And A Memory

by | 31st, December 2007

AMY Wilentz on Benazir Bhutto and Pakistan :

Somewhere in Benazir’s mind in spite of ten years of daily bulletins from people back home, in spite of all the threats and menaces, in spite of what she saw on the ground upon her return, and even in spite of the blistering, bloody attack of that first day somewhere in her mind, this Pakistan still existed.

This Pakistan where the old power elites still ruled, and where owning land meant running the country. Where you could still trust the old post-Partition power bases, and stand up and wave to the people royally

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