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Benazir Bhutto on the Today programme

Today charts the international reaction and national mourning following the assasination of Benazir Bhutto

The Latest Programe

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Asif Zardari

Asif Ali Zardari tells us how he feels about being the new co-leader of the PPP, alongside his 19 year old son.
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Ballot box and papers

The Pakistan electoral commission is today deciding whether to postpone elections due to take place next week. Listen again

Army troops on streets of Pakistan

What is it like on the streets in the wake of Benazir Bhutto's assassination?
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Previous Programmes

Imran Khan

We ask Imran Khan about elections and Mushraff.
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Benazir Bhutto and her husband Asif Ali Zardari

Benazir Bhutto's husband speaks to Owen Bennett Jones about his grief and the future of the PPP.
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Violence in Karachi

We look at Pakistan's unstable history, and how Bhutto's death will affect future peace.
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Benazir Bhutto at at a political rally on the day of her assassination

Victoria Schofield talks about the death her close friend. 
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Bhutto's coffin is carried by mourners

Bhutto's UK spokesman talks about concerns with her security cover.
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General Musharraf

General Musharraf's spokesman expresses the nation's grief.
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Benazir Bhutto at a rally

Latest news and analysis

Keep up to date with the latest developments in Pakistan following the assassination and read the background to the current political crisis:  

Profile: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari
Election decision delayed
Bhutto's son named successor
In pictures: Bhutto laid to rest
Cause of death disputed
The death of Benazir Bhutto
Obituary: Benazir Bhutto
Q&A: Bhutto assassination
In pictures: Bhutto's last rally
Life in pictures: Benazir Bhutto
                                Timeline: Pakistani politicals
                                Pakistan - the balance of forces

Listen to interviews and reports from the archive
Benazir Bhutto shortly before her death
Interview - 13th November

Benizir Bhutto speaks to the Today programme while under house arrest in Lahore, calling for President Musharraf to step down. 

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Pervez Musharraf
Interview - 17 November 2007

President Musharraf gives a rare interview on the continuing state of emergency and the threat of extremism in Pakistan.

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Owen Bennett-Jones
Report - 29 October 2007

Benazir Bhutto - The Investigation: Owen Bennett-Jones looks at the corruption allegations against her.

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Imran Khan
Discussion - 20 October 2007

Does a more democratic future for Pakistan still stand a chance? Imran Khan and Daily Telegraph correspondent Ahmed Rashid.

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Barbara Plett
Report - 20 October 2007

Former Pakistani president Benazir Bhutto has said she expects more attacks, Barbara Plett reports.

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Benazir Bhutto
Interview - 23 July 2007

Former Pakistani president Benazir Bhutto is interviewed about her plans on Woman's Hour.

Listen to the Benazir Bhutto interview

External Links 

Articles by Benazir Bhutto Pakistan Peoples Party

Benazir Bhutto: latest images

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