Police detain Siraj-ul-Haq, a member of parliament
from the opposition alliance, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal
                                       [REUTERS]

Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's attempt to win a second five-year term has triggered the strongest opposition to his rule since he took power in 1999.

The government has arrested a number of opposition leaders, a move criticised by the US.

The supreme court has yet to say if Musharraf is entitled to seek a second term while remaining army chief.

So, what would the ruling be?

How would both Musharraf and his opponents react?

What's the fallout on the country?

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This episode of Inside Story aired on Tuesday 25th September 2007.


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