Pakistan General Elections 2018

A cricketer-turned-politician, a political dynast and the ‘other brother’ are fighting for Pakistan’s top job. But intensifying allegations of military interference threaten to cast a shadow over the country’s general election on 25 July.

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This is Pakistan’s second-ever democratic transition of power

Barred from holding office, Nawaz Sharif is campaigning for his brother Shehbaz Sharif

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan has emerged the prime challenger to the Sharif brothers’ PML-N

Pakistan People’s Party leader Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is fighting for electoral relevance and to preserve his family legacy

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This is Pakistan’s second-ever democratic transition of power

Barred from holding office, Nawaz Sharif is campaigning for his brother Shehbaz Sharif

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan has emerged the prime challenger to the Sharif brothers’ PML-N

Pakistan People’s Party leader Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is fighting for electoral relevance and to preserve his family legacy