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Instability in Pakistan Grows After Assassination

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Instability in Pakistan Grows After Assassination

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Guests discuss the growing political turmoil in Pakistan following the death of opposition leader and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. There is growing concern that the country's volatility could foster the growth of al-Qaida and the Taliban in the region.

Guests:

Peter Bergen, author of Holy War, Inc. and The Osama bin Laden I Know; senior fellow at the New America Foundation

Sajjan Gohel, director for International Security at the Asia-Pacific Foundation

Mike Nizza, reporter for The New York Times

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