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Violence and martial law in Pakistan after elections

Title
Violence and martial law in Pakistan after elections
Genre
News report
TX Date
Mar 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:53
Description
Report on strikes, violence and deaths following the return to power of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and his Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) in elections which the opposition Pakistan National Alliance (PNA) says were rigged; Martial law has been declared and curfews in Pakistan cities including Hyderabad, Karachi, Lahore. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Elections; Strikes; Violence; Pakistan; Zulfikar Ali Bhutto; Riots; PNA; PPP; Military law

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