Bhutto Urges Musharraf to Quit Army

10 April 2007 (Last Updated April 10th, 2007 06:43)

Pakistan's President Gen Pervez Musharraf must resign from his army post, exiled former premier Benazir Bhutto has said. Bhutto acknowledged having talks with Pakistan's government, but said the resignation was essential before her party entered any political pact. Speculation

Pakistan's President Gen Pervez Musharraf must resign from his army post, exiled former premier Benazir Bhutto has said.

Bhutto acknowledged having talks with Pakistan's government, but said the resignation was essential before her party entered any political pact.

Speculation is rife that Musharraf will come to an arrangement with Bhutto to allow her to return to Pakistan before parliamentary elections due around the end of this year.