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Wednesday, 28 September 2016

General Pervez Musharraf's Interview

Posted by Anup Baral September 28, 2016 :
Watch this exclusive interview of Pervez Musharraf with Aajtak after the Uri attacks. The two nuclear-capable neighbours have reinforced positions on either side of their disputed border in Kashmir since the Uri attack. New Delhi has blamed two militant groups based in Pakistan for the attack on the Parliament and demanded action against them. Forceful statements from both countries Pakistan's military leader, President Pervez Musharraf said his country's armed forces "are fully prepared and capable of defeating all challenges." Musharraf also said relations between the two countries could improve if India sheds its "superiority complex" and deals with Pakistan "on an equal footing." Musharaff's speech marked the 125th birthday of his nation's founder. He criticized Muslim extremists for tarnishing Islam's image. Pakistan said it briefly detained Maulana Masood Azhar, head of Jaish-e-Mohammad, one of two militant groups India accuses of planning the attack on its parliament.

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Traveling increases our knowledge and widens our perspective. To view new customs, different ways of living is fantastic for the mind. It gives us a new perspective about life and especially our life, it can help us change some of our habits or even create new ones. When I travel I usually make it a point to try new food, some cultures don’t have fries in their diet and they are all skinny, others use spices to give taste and not oils or fats. Discovering different values and ways to get by in life is really interesting. You also need to visit exotic new places and discover what this wonderful world has to offer.