• Pakistan arrests senior leader from ex-PM Imran Khan's party

    1 day ago - By Bésame

    ISLAMABAD - Police in Pakistan arrested early on Wednesday a senior leader of former Prime Minister Imran Khan's party on charges of threatening the chief of the elections overseeing body and other government officials.
    The arrest of Fawad Chaudhry, an outspoken critic of the government, is a major setback for his party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, in which he serves as vice president. The party quickly condemned the arrest and demanded his release.
    Khan also denounced the arrest, claiming on Twitter that it left no doubt that Pakistan has become a place “devoid of rule of law.” He urged...
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