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Pakistan

Some Pakistan military officers wanted to save Bhutto: Aide

Monday, 5 April 2010
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April 05:

Karachi, April 05: A close aide of executed former Pakistan prime minister Zulfiqr Ali Bhutto Sunday claimed that a group of military generals had offered to save the leader from getting hanged by breaking him from his jail cell in Rawalpindi and flying him safely to Afghanistan.

On the occasion of the 31st death anniversary of Bhutto, Mustafa Khar, a close aide of the executed leader and a former Governor of the Punjab province said on a talk show on Geo TV that the group of Generals wanted to rescue Bhutto and fly him out of the country.

Bhutto was hanged on April 4 on the orders of a Supreme Court bench after his government was dismissed and he was jailed by late military dictator, General Zia-ul-Haq.

The ruling Pakistan Peoples Party and many other political and civil rights groups and organisations Sunday marked the death anniversary of Z A Bhutto who was the founder Chairman of the PPP.

Mustafa Khar said on the show that the group of Generals had met him and Benazir Bhutto in Dubai and offered to break out Bhutto from his jail cell in Rawalpindi and fly him safely to Afghanistan.

"These Generals were not happy with what Zia-ul-Haq was doing and his insistence on seeing Bhutto hanged. They felt such a action would bring a bad name to the Army and the country," Khar claimed.

He said despite the offer from the Generals, Benazir Bhutto had turned down the offer as she didn’t trust the military after her father was arrested and jailed.

"They were many sympathisers of Z A Bhutto in the military as they saw him as a smart, forward looking leader who had the ability to turn Pakistan into a super power," Khar said.

After the Supreme Court bench upheld the decision of the Lahore High Court that Bhutto should be hanged in a murder case, many world leaders sent messages to Zia urging him to spare Bhutto's life using his powers of Presidential pardon but he turned down their requests.

He made the stunning disclosure that a group of military generals had made an offer to save Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto from getting hanged.

However, Benazir Bhutto had rejected the offer at that time.

Thousands of people visited Garhi Khuda Baksh in Larkana, the ancestral graveyard of the Bhutto family to lay floral wreaths and hold prayers for him.

President Asif Ali Zardari, Prime Minister, Yousuf Raza Gillani and other senior PPP leaders also visited Larkana.

--PTI

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Bhutto

All this tamasha was written by following actors, directors and script writers.
The Chief was Henry Kissinger, than Raiz Al Khatib, the Saudi ambassador to Pakistan, who later got Nishan e Pakistan for the services, American ambassador was killed along with Zia, whose body was found base on this jaws, and last but not least Fahad, the ruler whose chair is still in Las Vegas Casnio as a module in one night who lost sixty millions dollars, I do not say Z.A. Bhutto was innocent, but he does not deserve this, the only actor missing in this movies was Federal Judge Anwar Ul Haq. The rest is history Muslim were use against Muslims and Wahibism as usual play a dirty role. Fahad was Ameer ul moomen at that time, Jalal ul Malaik, Hafizullaha, and what not, can we all justify all this nobles titles, from a gambler.

All this tamasha was written

All this tamasha was written by following actors, directors and script writers.
The Chief was Henry Kissinger, than Raiz Al Khatib, the Saudi ambassador to Pakistan, who later got Nishan e Pakistan for the services, American ambassador was killed along with Zia, whose body was found base on this jaws, and last but not least Fahad, the ruler whose chair is still in Las Vegas Casnio as a module in one night who lost sixty millions dollars, I do not say Z.A. Bhutto was innocent, but he does not deserve this, the only actor missing in this movies was Federal Judge Anwar Ul Haq. The rest is history Muslim were use against Muslims and Wahibism as usual play a dirty role. Fahad was Ameer ul moomen at that time, Jalal ul Malaik, Hafizullaha, and what not, can we all justify all this nobles titles, from a gambler.

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