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Pakistan court orders Musharraf’s arrest

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, April 18, 2013 7:22 EDT
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Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf pictured during an interview with AFP in Dubai on March 22, 2013 (AFP, Aamir Qureshi)
 
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A Pakistani court on Thursday ordered the arrest of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for sacking judges when in power in 2007, a spokesman for his party said.

The retired general immediately left the court premises in Islamabad, driving away in a convoy escorted by his bodyguards to an unknown location.

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