Govt to 'review in detail' special court's decision against Musharraf.


Firdous Ashiq Awan, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Information and Broadcasting said on Tuesday that the government will 'review in detail' the special court's verdict against former president General (retired) Pervez Musharraf awarding him the death sentence in high treason case.

While speaking to reporters in Islamabad, she said that today's decision as well as yesterday's will be reviewed in detail by the government. Awan said that government statement will be given to the media once all legal experts have examined legal and political aspects of the decision as well as its impact on national interests.

When asked if the government will be bringing Musharraf back to Pakistan, she said that she had recently found out about the decision and added that all matters pertaining to the case will be discussed with the government's legal team.

Further comments on requesting to end the decision towards Musharraf can only be made once the government's legal team has been consulted, Awan said.

She mentioned that Prime Minister Imran Khan is set to return from a trip tomorrow, and...

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