• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

Musharraf claims he forgave Sharif brothers, who had 'begged' him to let them go

By Nitsi
|

Islamabad, Sep 7 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has revealed in an interview that the Sharif brothers had 'begged' him to let them go.

In a Pakistani TV interview, Musharraf disclosed that he forgave Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif, and let them go at the behest of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, The Nation reported.

The former military ruler stated that he did not believe in the politics of vendetta.

He had no personal enmity against the Sharif brothers, and even though they had made a big mistake when his plane was about to crash, he still 'forgave and forgot' the episode, Musharraf claimed.

Earlier this week, Musharraf had called former Prime Minister Nawaz 'brainless,' and the PML-N a family party, and in another interview given to der Spiegel, the APML founder noted that unfortunately, a culture of vendetta and vindictiveness prevailed in Pakistani politics.

"My political opponents, especially Nawaz Sharif, would love to create a case against me- that I am corrupt or have committed fraud or some such. They do their best to achieve that, but they haven't succeeded. Even if they did, I would reply in court. Risks need to be taken," he added. (ANI)

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more