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Zia ul Haq

Mohammed . 1924--88, Pakistani general: president of Pakistan (1978--88), following the overthrow (1977) of Z. A. Bhutto by a military coup. He was killed in an air crash, possibly through sabotage
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ISLAMABAD -- The 25th death anniversary of former President General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq will be observed Saturday.
Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq invited him to join his Cabinet.
Hundreds of people have been charged under the law since it was added to the penal code in 1986 by the then military ruler General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq.
Muhammad Zia-ul-haq, and in October 1999 and November 2007 under Musharraf.
Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq has the record of addressing the 7th National Assembly for five times; while following the examples of Ghulam Ishaq Khan and Farooq Leghari, President Zardari would be the third President to have the record of addressing joint sessions.
Having been allowed in 1984 to return to the United Kingdom, she became a leader in exile of the PPP, her fathers party, though she was unable to make her political presence felt in Pakistan until after the death of General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq.
The Defence-Secretary-level talks between the two countries to resolve the Siachen issue date back to 1985, following discussions between Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and Pakistan President General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq in Oman and New Delhi.
Muhammad Zia-ul-haq, introduced Islamic law in the early 1980s to create a constituency for himself among the Islamic clergy and fundamentalist Muslims.
Referring to recent statements of WikiLeaks regarding his role, as published by Pakistani newspapers, with full responsibility, he scoffed at the term illegal regarding Pakistans nuclear program, which had started right at the very beginning of the issue, when former, late President General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq had ordered speeding up the project.
In the non- party elections conducted by General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq in 1985, he filed nomination papers for a National Assembly seat from Nawabshah however, he could not succeed in the electoral contest.
Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, Dean Faculty of Shariah and Law and Dr.
Talking to media on the 22nd death anniversary of former President (L) Gen Muhammad Zia-Ul-Haq, Ejaz-Ul-Haq said that RAW, MOSSAD and CIA were responsible for pressurizing the stopping of any further investigations into the air crash that killed his father and former President Gen Zia-Ul-Haq.