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Confrontation looms in a polarized Pakistan

Pakistan celebrated its 70th Independence Day amid rising political polarization as ruling and opposition political parties joust over the supremacy of parliament and proposed plans to curb the powers of the influential military and judiciary. The ruling Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz, or PML(N), has been cast into disarray since its leader Prime Minister Nawaz […]