TITLE

Bhutto's uphill battle

AUTHOR(S)
MacFarquhar, Emily
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/1/93, Vol. 115 Issue 17, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Benazir Bhutto's victory in Pakistan where the National Assembly endorsed her as prime minister and looks at the battles she faces. Her comeback after a failed first term in office; Has won the toleration of the Army; Will have a voice in choosing a new president; Bhutto's first term; Moeen Qureshi, a former World Bank vice-president and his reform measures.
ACCESSION #
9310277657

 

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