Turmoil in Pakistan

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Pakistan’s President Pervez Musharaf suspended Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammed Chaudhry on charges of abusing his office - only to face massive protests. In two days of clashes and gunbattles, forty people were killed. Today, about three-thousand lawyers, opposition activists, and civil rights campaigners were back on the streets of Lahore.

Credits

Guests:
Tariq Azim Khan - Information Minister, Pakistan, Samina Ahmed - South Asia Project Director, International Crisis Group, Ahmed Rashid - Pakistani journalist, Paula Newberg - Georgetown University

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Andrea Brody, Katie Cooper