August 30, 2007
Government Says Power-sharing Talks Ongoing
government of Pakistan said Thursday that President Pervez
Musharraf has not decided to step down as army chief, contradicting
former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. Margaret Warner outlines
the developments from the Asian nation.
Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif
On her way to Pakistan, Margaret Warner spoke with former
Prime Minister Sharif, who intends to return despite threats
that President Pervez Musharraf will arrest him. (8/27/07)
Former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto
Former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto talks about plans to
return to her home country, Pakistan's political strife
and a possible power-sharing agreement with President Pervez
September 3, 2007
Unsure of President Musharraf's Future
Pakistani officials said government power-sharing talks
would resume between President Pervez Musharraf and former
Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto once opponents within the
ruling party got on board. Margaret Warner assesses the
mood in the country and where the anticipated power-sharing
Musharraf Juggles Pakistani, U.S. Interests
In a nation generally opposed to Western influence, Pakistani
President Gen. Pervez Musharraf has spent nearly six years
working to balance the interests of his people with cooperating
with U.S. demands to root out Islamic extremists.
September 4, 2007
Suicide Bombings Highlight Terrorist Threat in Pakistan
Two suicide bombings in Pakistan Tuesday killed at least
25 people and injured more than 70. Although no one took
responsibility for the bombings, officials said they could
be the work of al-Qaida-linked groups fighting near the
Margaret Warner reports from Islamabad on extremist elements
within the country.
September 5, 2007
Freedoms for Civil Society Heighten Political Tensions in
Pakistani officials at a human rights conference
in Iran this week expressed a commitment to diversity of
cultures and dialogue, even as the nation is dogged by a
poor human rights record and political challenges.
Margaret Warner discusses the culture clash.
September 6, 2007
Lawyers Protest Musharraf's Government
Pakistani lawyers boycotted court Thursday, demanding
that President Pervez Musharraf step down. Musharraf has
seen his popularity decline since he tried to dismiss the
Supreme Court chief in March.
Reporting from Pakistan, Margaret Warner gives an update
about the political upheaval.
September 7, 2007
on Terror, Foreign Policy Affect Pakistani Views of U.S.
In the last installment in a series of reports from
Pakistan, Margaret Warner talks with Pakistanis about their
views on the United States and the two countries' political