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Pakistan’s main opposition party allies with ‘Taliban seminary’

In a significant move bound to raise international concerns, Pakistan’s leading opposition party, Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI), is formulating a joint electoral strategy with Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Sami (JUI-S), insiders in both parties have told Asia Times. General elections are just a few months away. JUI-S is the political wing of the Darul Uloom Haqqania seminary, renowned […]