Daily Archives: March 12, 2009

Prick The Balloon *

If Pakistan is on the precipice, the elected government has a choice: Prick the balloon.  This is what Ejaz Haider says in an article that talks only sense and nothing but.  However this requires the government to do the right thing and to look beyond temporary personal gains.  -YLH

INSIGHT: Prick the balloon —Ejaz Haider The essence of strategy is to do the unexpected. Restore Iftikhar Chaudhry (no need to argue that he is deeply politicised; that’s a reality but public perception is different); appeal the cases against the Sharif brothers; and reconstitute the bench. Deprive them of their cause(s). Continue reading


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