Pakistan's Puppet Show: Decoding the Role of the Army in the General Election

2024 • 43min • News • International


Published On: February 08, 2024 - Join ‘The News9 Plus Show, for a comprehensive discussion on the upcoming general election in Pakistan scheduled for the eighth of February. Uncover the intricate dynamics of Pakistani politics where, despite the presence of political parties and polling, the real power lies in the hands of the army chief rather than the elected Prime Minister. It's akin to a puppet show, with khaki-clad monarchs pulling the strings behind the scenes. Lt General DS Hooda and Sushant Sareen, along with Editor News9 Plus Sandeep Unnithan and colleague Deepak Bhadana, delve into the historical context of Pakistan's political landscape, and what implications does this have for India, analysing the power dynamics, lack of accountability, and the overarching influence of the Pakistan Army on the political stage. Don't miss out on this crucial discussion that aims to unravel the mysteries behind Pakistan's Puppet Show.