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Pakistan Outlaws Protests in Capital Ahead of Imran Khan’s “Lockdown”

By Asad Hashim ISLAMABAD, Oct 27 – Pakistan outlawed public gatherings and political protests in the capital Islamabad on Thursday, ahead of next week’s planned “lockdown” of the city by opposition politician Imran Khan. Khan’s party said it would defy the order, heightening the stakes in a political standoff with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who Khan

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