US threatens to withhold aid as Pakistan swings from democracy to dictatorship

By Andrew Buncombe and Omar Waraich
November 5, 2007
ISLAMABAD (THE INDEPENDENT) — Elections due to take place in Pakistan in a matter of weeks could be postponed by a year, the government has announced, and it said 500 people had been detained at gunpoint after General Pervez Musharraf suspended the country’s constitution and imposed martial law. Full Report