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Bhutto’s son warns of disintegration of Pakistan

January 8, 2008

LONDON (AFP) – Benazir Bhutto‘s son Bilawal warned that Pakistan could face disintegration unless free and fair elections were held, as he defended his appointment as his assassinated mother’s successor.

In his first full press conference since taking over as head of the Pakistan People’s Party, the 19-year-old renewed a call Tuesday for a UN-backed probe into her death, casting doubt on the Pakistani government investigation.

He also said the threat of violence did not stop him from taking over as party chief.

“How many Bhuttos can you kill? From every house a Bhutto will come,” he said.

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