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Pakistan's Elections Won't Dilute the Military's Influence

Jul 24, 2018 | 09:30 GMT
Imran Khan's Pakistan Tahrik-e-Insaf party is among the three major contenders trying to win Pakistan's general elections on July 25.

Imran Khan's Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician and head of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan (C) gestures to supporters during an election campaign rally in Charsadda district, in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on July 5, 2018.

(ABDUL MAJEED/AFP/Getty Images)

On July 25, Pakistanis will vote in elections for the country's federal and provincial assemblies that will determine how the country will address a number of issues, including a worsening trade imbalance, domestic terrorism, energy shortages and water scarcity. The elections will also influence the balance of power between the...

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