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Nawaz Sharif Is Arrested on Return to Pakistan, and Political Turmoil Grows

NYTimes.com Nawaz SharifNawaz Sharif
Friday, 13 July 2018 ()

The authorities blocked roads, shut down mobile service and deployed thousands of officers to thwart supporters from reaching the airport where he was arrested.
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