Asia
4:26 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Is Pakistan's Army Ready To See Democracy Take Hold?

Originally published on Fri May 10, 2013 6:10 am

Pakistan holds elections this weekend. It's a milestone, as the balloting takes place as an elected civilian government finishes its entire five-year term. That's the first time that's ever happened. Steve Inskeep talks to Shuja Nawaz, director of the Atlantic Council, and the author of Crossed Swords: Pakistan, Its Army, and the Wars Within.