Dead in Pakistan after the chaotic arrest of former Prime Minister Imran Khan

Clashes broke out between the police, army and civilians today, Tuesday, over the arrest of former Prime Minister Imran Khan. He was arrested for corruption.

Why is this important?

Since the floods of the summer of 2022, Pakistan has been in a valley from which it is difficult to get out. Two-thirds of the agricultural land was destroyed, which led to massive (food) inflation. This caused political and social unrest.

In the news: Khan claims the arrest was “politically motivated”. He called on members and followers of Tehreek-e-Insaf, his party, to protest.

At least one dead

  • In several places in Pakistan, police, army and civilians clashed. The clashes erupted after the arrest of former Prime Minister Imran Khan. the BBC It can confirm that at least one person was killed, ten injured, and 43 arrested.
  • This is what happened to the army

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