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Bhutto back under house arrest

I don’t understand why Musharraf let Benazir Bhutto into the country. So, Pervez Musharraf places her under home arrest.  Then he thinks that that was a mistake.  Then he decides well may be she should be under house arrest.   This isn’t going to end well.  I see violence.  I see bloodshed and increased instability in Middle East. ——— From TPM: Pakistani authorities placed opposition leader Benazir Bhutto under house arrest for the second time in four days to prevent her staging a grand procession on Tuesday to protest emergency rule, police said. A seven-day detention order was issued by the government

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Bhutto under house arrest then released

The violence in Pakistan is a huge problem. Pervez Musharraf is trying to keep a lid on things by clamping down. One of the many things that don’t make sense is the fact that Musharraf allowed Benazir Bhutto to return to Pakistan. Why? Unless he was behind the bombing, the assassination attempt. She is clearly a threat to his power. So, he puts her under house arrest for less than a day then lets her out. Was there too much blow back? Did he beleive that she would calmly sit in her house and not say or do anything? I don’t

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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