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Benazir Bhutto (Sindhi: بينظير ڀٽو‎; Urdu: بينظير بھٹو‎; June 21, 1953 – December 27, 2007) was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan, the first woman to become head of government of any Muslim nation.

Benazir Bhutto (Sindhi: بينظير ڀٽو‎; Urdu: بينظير بھٹو‎; June 21, 1953 – December 27, 2007) was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan, the first woman to become head of government of any Muslim nation.
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Benazir Bhutto (Sindhi: بينظير ڀٽو‎; Urdu: بينظير بھٹو‎; June 21, 1953 – December 27, 2007) was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan, the first woman to become head of government of any Muslim nation.

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'The Mother of a Country': One-Woman Show Tells the Story of Benazir Bhutto

2/22/2016
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Benazir Bhutto, the former Pakistani Prime Minister and the first female leader of an Islamic state, was assassinated in 2007. Her death came weeks before an election that might well have returned her to power. She's the subject of a one-woman show at the Fringe Festival.

Duration: 00:03:00


Daughter of the East

2/22/2016
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In the wake of Benazir Bhutto’s assassination, the Pakistani press faced the question of how to remember her. Was she a symbol of hope for Pakistan’s future or a corrupt figure from the past? The Christian Science Monitor’s Shahan Mufti describes coverage of Bhutto’s life and death in the Pakistani media.

Duration: 00:06:00