Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf isnâ€™t even pretending anymore to be anything but a dictator. After declaring emergency rule, he launched a countrywide crackdown on political opposition, the media and the courts, the Washington Post reported. And instead of spending our $7 billion in military aid to pursue al-Qaida militants, Musharraf has used most of it on heavy arms and aircraft that are more likely to be used against India, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Posted by Phillip Brownlee
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