05 June 2007

Pakistan Media Situation

EMERGENCY media controls were signed into law by embattled President Pervez Musharraf yesterday in a desperate attempt to thwart the "revolution by television" taking place in Pakistan against his rule.


PAKISTAN'S President, Pervez Musharraf, has cracked down on the country's television networks in a move against growing calls for a return to democracy.

This needs as much attention as the media situation in Venezuela.


VikingMoose said...

Very important story. Thank you for posting!

dhex said...

he'll show chavez how to do this shit right.

Grotius said...


Here's a question: how bad will things get in Pakistan? Will there say be an imposition of nationwide martial law?