Pakistan’s Gilani Disqualified as Premier After Ruling

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Lahore : Pakistan’s political strains escalated after the Supreme Court disqualified Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani from the job because of a contempt conviction. Gilani, censured by the court over failure to pursue corruption charges against President Asif Ali Zardari, was disqualified retroactive to April 26, 2012, according to an e- mailed statement from the […]