A Pakistani court ordered the arrest of former president Pervez Musharraf on Thursday in connection with charges relating to his showdown with the judiciary in 2007 when he was still in power, television channels and one of his aides said.
Former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf has said he intends going home to enter politics, perhaps standing to become president or prime minister, CNN reported.
Musharraf, who seized power in a coup in 1999 and ruled until stepping
Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf swept the most votes in a presidential election but he has to wait for the Supreme Court to confirm the legality of his bid before he can be declared winner.
Doubts over whether the election result
Allies of Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf have raised objections to a power-sharing deal he is negotiating with former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, casting fresh doubt on the future of the embattled president.
With his term coming
Former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto said she had almost sealed a power-sharing deal with President Pervez Musharraf under which he will quit as Pakistan's army chief, possibly before an election next month.
With his term coming to an end
Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf has said he will fully accept a court decision to reinstate the country's chief justice.
Iftikhar Chaudhry was suspended by the president in March amid claims of corruption, but the Supreme Court on F