On Pakistan’s Independence Day, Musharraf urges unity and reconciliation

Thursday, August 14, 2008

President Pervez Musharraf of Pakistan — whose political opponents are calling for him to face a vote of confidence or be impeached — has urged national unity and reconciliation. In a televised speech to mark Pakistan's Independence Day, Mr Musharraf said all Pakistanis should put aside their differences and work to make the country strong.
Guest: MARK DUMMETT, BBC Correspondent in Islamabad


Katherine Lanpher

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