Published On: Fri, Nov 25th, 2022
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Pakistan names new army chief as political turmoil over military influence deepens

Pakistan Khan

The appointment of Lt. Gen. Syed Asim Munir to the role ended weeks of intense speculation and comes at a time of fierce debate over the Pakistani military’s role in politics in the nuclear-armed country, with ousted prime minister Imran Khan planning a massive rally near the capital this weekend to renew his call for immediate elections.

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