Pakistan’s fate has been tied to Bhutto’s third generation with Benazir assassinated by Islamists: Power also tied to deep corruption that engulf Pakistan
Nepotism articles on Democracy Chronicles
Favoritism granted in politics to relatives regardless of merit. Nepotism is found in the fields of politics, entertainment, business and religion. Also see our sections on American democracy and Money Politics.
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