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Statement by the U.S. Embassy Spokesperson, April 19, 2013

Statement by the U.S. Embassy Spokesperson

April 19, 2013

Contact: U.S. Embassy, Public Affairs Section (051-208-2911, 051-208-1136)


In response to the various media queries received by the U.S. Embassy, the Spokesperson today underscored that the United States takes no position on the return of former president Pervez Musharraf or the legal proceedings against him.  This is an issue to be resolved solely in accordance with Pakistan’s Constitution and laws.  The United States reaffirms that it is backing democracy in Pakistan, and does not support any particular political party or individual candidate.