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Pakistan court to indict ex-PM Khan for contempt of court

The Open View | 08/09/2022 10:47 PM | Click to read full article

A Pakistani court ruled on Thursday that it will indict former Prime Minister Imran Khan on charges of contempt of court, his lawyer and local broadcasters said, which could lead to his disqualification from politics if convicted.

The ruling has stoked more political instability in the South Asian nation of 220 million, which is facing the worst-ever flooding.

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