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By Lawrence Ziring

During this probing publication, a number one safeguard specialist supplies the interior tale of Pakistan, telling of a rustic torn aside by way of catastrophic civil wars, ruled by way of the bullish army dictatorship of normal Musarraf and suffering opposed to the expansion of extremist Islam.

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