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Posters begging for military coup raise eyebrows in Pakistan
Islamabad (AFP) July 12, 2016
Posters begging Pakistan's powerful army chief to launch a coup appeared in major cities including the capital Islamabad overnight, raising eyebrows in a country that has been ruled by the military for more than half its history. The posters, which also appeared in Lahore, Karachi and the garrison city of Rawalpindi as well as several army-run cantonment areas, were placed there by "Move on Pakistan", a largely-unknown political party founded in 2013. "Talk of leaving has become old, for God's s ... read more

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