Pakistan Today: The Musharraf Government Makes Its Case

Left to right: Nasim Ashraf, Mohammad Ali Saif, Nicholas Platt, Kashmala Tariq (Asia Society)

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2007 - Even with the announcement of general elections scheduled for January 2008, Pakistan's political situation remains uncertain. To make its case in the United States, the Musharraf government sent a Special Delegation of officials.

Click on the player below for an in-depth and challenging dialogue with the members of this delegation on the way forward in Pakistan.


Dr. Nasim Ashraf, Minister of State, Government of Pakistan; Chairman, National Commission for Human Development
Barrister Mohammad Ali Saif, Minister of Tourism and Youth Affairs, Government of Pakistan
Ms. Kashmala Tariq, Former Member, National Assembly of Pakistan
Ambassador Nicholas Platt, President Emeritus, Asia Society (moderator)

Listen on Demand (1 hr., 19 min.)

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