In the wake of growing political instability in the country, Pakistan Muslim League - Quaid (PML-Q) President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain said that matters were now out of politicians` hands and the military alone was capable of resolving the ongoing crisis in Pakistan.
After weeks of turmoil, the political storm that has engulfed Pakistan seemed to be ebbing on Wednesday as protesters returned to talks with the government and a mediator between the two warring sides said a "concrete solution" is in sight.
Pakistan's powerful military today expressed serious concern over the prevailing political turmoil in the country with the government of embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif locked in a showdown with protesters.
Pakistan's embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday vowed to protect state institutions as he appealed to the protesters to restart negotiations with the government to end the 18-day political impasse.
Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek- i-Insaf (PTI) party on Sunday suffered a major setback after party president and senior politician Javed Hashmi was expelled after he criticised the cricketer-turned-politician's decision to march to the official residence of Premier Nawaz Sharif.