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Report: Pakistan secretly endorsed U.S. drone strikes

Pakistan for years secretly approved of US drone attacks on its territory despite public denunciations, the Washington Post reported Wednesday, citing secret documents. The purported evidence of Islamabad’s involvement came as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited the White House and urged an end to the attacks, which are widely unpopular…

Musharraf warns of new military coup in Pakistan

LONDON — Former president Pervez Musharraf warned Wednesday that Pakistan’s military could launch another coup, as he prepared to launch a new party and rejoin the country’s turbulent politics. The retired general said army chief Ashfaq Pervez Kayani could be forced to intervene against the government of President Asif Ali…