Nawaz Sharif evokes Mumbai terror attack to outflank military

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s recent remark that the Mumbai attacks originated from Pakistan has angered the country’s all-powerful military and created a rift within the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). At a meeting on Monday of the National Security Committee (NSC), Pakistan’s primary civil-military body, army leaders were adamant that Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi […]