Pakistan’s Supreme Court rejects Musharraf appeal to have treason conviction tossed, says he must surrender first

In this file photo, photograph, Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf addresses foreign media representatives at his farmhouse in Islamabad on Dec. 29, 2013. (AFP)
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Updated 18 January 2020

Pakistan’s Supreme Court rejects Musharraf appeal to have treason conviction tossed, says he must surrender first

January 18: RT states that the Pakistani Supreme Court has shot down a bid by former military ruler Pervez Musharraf to overturn a guilty verdict in his long-running treason case, arguing that he must turn himself in to authorities before making any appeal.

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Pakistan-India crisis: UN makes devastating plea as Kashmir row erupts - 'Need respect'

Updated 18 February 2020

Pakistan-India crisis: UN makes devastating plea as Kashmir row erupts - 'Need respect'

February 18: Express report by John Varga states that India has been urged to carry out a referendum on Kashmir and to respect "human rights and fundamental freedoms" in the disputed region by the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.

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