World
Pakistan court indicts ex-president Musharraf for treason
Publish Date: Mar 31, 2014
Pakistan court indicts ex-president Musharraf for treason
Pakistans Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif (R) shakes hands with US President Barak Obama (L) during the opening session of the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) in The Hague on March 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO/POOL/YVES HERMAN
  • mail
  • img
newvision

 ISLAMABAD - A Pakistani court on Monday indicted former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for treason on charges relating to his 2007 imposition of emergency rule.

Judge Tahira Safdar read out five charges to Musharraf, who ruled from 1999 to 2008, with the ex-president pleading "not guilty" to each of them.

AFP

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
UK rejects Burundi court ruling in Nkurunziza 3rd term
The UK government has rejected Burundi constitutional Court’s ruling backing President Nkurunziza’s bid to run for a third term...
UK politicians in final pitch before election
BRITAIN''S political leaders launched their last day of campaigning for the most unpredictable election in living memory which could yield no clear winner...
Singapore PM praised after sharing Sudoku-solver code
Singapore''s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has revealed his computer programming skills after sharing on Facebook a Sudoku puzzle-solver code he wrote....
Leaders prepare final push in tight UK election
Britain's political leaders on Tuesday began a final push for votes ahead of this week's knife-edge general election while preparing for the likelihood of drawn-out negotiations once polls close....
IN PICTURES: Burundi unrest escalates
Burundi''s vice president said hundreds of protesters who were arrested would be released if protests end...
Burundi court okays third term bid
BURUNDI''S constitutional court has cleared President Pierre Nkurunziza to run for a controversial third term, following days of deadly protests...
Should government scrap PLE?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter