Friday, December 28, 2007

Pakistan: The Day After

Indian newspaper headlines. Images courtesy the NYT.

Obituary in the NY

Christopher Hithcens in Slate.

Reactions from Pakistani bloggers.

Multimedia piece by John Moore of Getty Images who wass present at the rally in Rawalpindi where Bhutto was assassinated. (NYT)

1 comment:

Mac said...

Western, well, at least US, editorial comment appears largely hagiographic, presumably out of deference to the view that her rapprochement with Musharraf would have kept him in power. William Dalrymple, who was never a worshipper at her shrine, rehashes and updates his considerably more critical appraisal from Age of Kali in The Observer. It's here:,,2233261,00.html