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Additional police deployed as Imran Khan appears in court

The former prime minister of Pakistan appeared in court in Islamabad on Tuesday to seek protection from arrest in a terrorism case. On Tuesday, Pakistani authorities deployed additional police and paramilitaries outside a courthouse in the capital, Islamabad, where former Prime Minister Imran Khan appeared to be seeking protection from arrest in multiple terrorism cases

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Former Pakistani PM Imran Khan calls for nationwide protests

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday called for nationwide “pro-freedom” protests after his brief arrest and detention last week sparked riots. The former cricket superstar, who has been implicated in dozens of court cases since being ousted from power last April, was released on bail on Friday after the Supreme Court found his

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Imran Khan released from prison

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has been released from prison. The former cricketer was released on bail for two weeks by Islamabad’s Supreme Court on Friday in a bribery case. The court upheld bail after the Supreme Court on Thursday said his arrest earlier in the week, which sparked riots across the country, was

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Deposed Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan Arrested

Pakistan’s Anti-Corruption Agency on Tuesday arrested former Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad’s High Court. The dramatic move threatens new unrest in the nuclear-weapon country as his party called for nationwide protests. Arrest footage shows dozens of paramilitaries in riot control gear surrounding Khan and leading him by the hand into a black van. Khan’s

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Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan arrested in court

Party officials say ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan was arrested while on trial in Islamabad on a series of corruption charges. Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s party officials said he was arrested on Tuesday in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad as he stood trial. Khan faces several corruption charges. Fawad Chaudhry, a senior official with

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Imran Khan, former leader of Pakistan, arrested

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a severe escalation in the political crisis that has seen the current government oppose Mr Trump. Khan, since he was removed from office last year, and now this increases the likelihood of riots. Mister. Khan was at a court hearing in Islamabad

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