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Zardari New Paistani President

Discussion in 'World Politics' started by BigRob, Sep 6, 2008.

  1. BigRob

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    Mr. 10% and feudal power ...... and the hits just keep on coming!
     
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    He is better than the alternatives in my view.
     
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    ...I can imagine may alternatives what can you imagine?
     
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    Well I can imagine many alternatives as well, none of them being very good in terms of US-Pakistani relations, or Indian-Pakistani relations either.

    Pakistan being a nuclear power made it very important that at the very least a fundamental extremist government did not take over.
     
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    A corrupt socialist.
     
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    Better than a corrupt extremist.
     
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    Zardari takes Pakistan's helm in mid-storm

    Here's a taste of things to come Rob!



    catch the article here

    Something is going to give in Pakistan soon and it ain't going to be pretty when it goes!
     
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    Re: Zardari takes Pakistan's helm in mid-storm

    I think it all hinges on who can control the army. I would look to see the US staying out of most of it should Zardari be the one cracking down on people.

    Expect a denouncement but not much else.
     

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