LIGNET: Coup Rumors Fly as Three-Way Power Struggle Consumes Pakistan

Tuesday, 01 Apr 2014 04:08 PM

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Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrives at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to attend the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit on March 23 in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands. (Francois Lenoir — Pool/Getty Images)
With the trial of former President Pervez Musharraf providing background noise, a three-way struggle is unfolding in Pakistan, the final outcome of which will be of great significance for both South Asia and the Middle East.

The government of President Nawaz Sharif, the Pakistani army, and the Pakistani Taliban are locked in a violent, complex dance that is spilling over into India, Afghanistan, and Iran.

Click HERE to read an exclusive analysis by LIGNET's top intelligence experts.



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