Minutes after a probe panel said that Husain Haqqani had written a memo that President Asif Ali Zardari feared a coup, Pakistan`s former envoy to the US tweeted that this "will be challenged by my lawyers".
Pakistan’s Memo Commission on Tuesday found the country’s former Ambassador to the US, Hssain Haqqani, guilty in the Memogate scandal that strained Islamabad’s ties with Washington.
Pak-American businessman Mansoor Ijaz has dismissed media reports as "completely slanderous" to discredit him ahead of his video deposition before a Pakistani judicial panel on the memo scandal.
American businessman Mansoor Ijaz
failed to depose before a
Pakistani judicial commission investigating the memo scandal.
A Pakistani court has admitted a petition seeking to block any attempt by the government to sack the Army chief.
Ijaz said he was ready to waive his rights to privacy,
surrender his BlackBerry sets and give his two PIN numbers for
collection of data.
Pakistan’s Supreme Court has constituted a three-member judicial commission to probe the issue.
A Pakistani parliamentary panel
investigating the Memogate scandal on Friday decided to summon Husain Haqqani,Mansoor Ijaz and Shuja Ahmed Pasha.
Kayani has made a fresh request to the Supreme Court to
probe the Memogate scandal, in a sign that the military and
the civilian government are at loggerhead on the issue.
Pak`s Prime Minister said there were conspiracies against his government to scuttle next year`s Senate polls.
Gilani questioned the credibility of Pakistani-American
businessman Mansoor Ijaz, who made the secret memo public.
A larger bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry
is set to resume hearing of the case on December 19.
Pak PM Yousuf Raza Gilani has said the memogate scandal is not an issue as Mansoor Ijaz, is not a credible person.
Husain Haqqani on Thursday said he had no plans to leave the country while the `memogate` scandal is being probed by the government
Pakistan Supreme Court on Thursday sought responses within 15 days from President Asif Ali Zardari, Army and ISI chiefs.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
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