Why would any one care about this stuff outside of
Pakistan has been previously know to operate and support terrorist training camps, the head of Pakistan's atomic program has been implicated on charges of distribution of nuclear technology to Libya, Iran and North Korea. Who is to say that the leaders in
The two officers had allegedly planned to storm the conference room where the formation commanders had assembled for their annual conference and seize or shoot them on the spot. Amateurishly planned, the attempted coup failed as Brigadier Billah was caught with his cache of arms hidden in the boot of his car at the Attock checkpost while on his way from
Earlier, in the late 80s, retired Maj-Gen Tajjamul Hussain attempted yet another coup, which was aborted before take-off. The main inspiration behind his plan was to rid the country of 'corrupt' civil and military personnel and impose an Islamic order.
God knows what would have happed if any of these or the numerous other attempts would have been successful.
Pakistan's Politics and its Global Impact