Pakistan’S High Court Ousts Prime Minister Sharif In Panama Papers Fallout : The Two-Manner : Npr

“It came after months of investigations and hearings into the finances of the Sharif family.
“Dozens of police held back angry demonstrators outside the Supreme Court in Islamabad as the judges’ decision filtered out of the building.
That was triggered by the Panama Papers document leaks, which showed that the Sharif family owned expensive apartments in London through offshore companies.
“In the ruling, the judges also ordered separate trials into the financial holdings of Sharif – and his children, including Maryam.
Others see it as a dark attempt to take down a prime minister – who is disliked by Pakistan’s powerful military.

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