Musharraf survives assassination bomb attempt: Police

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who is on trial for treason, narrowly escaped an assassination attempt as a bomb went off shortly before his convoy was due to pass early Thursday, police said.
The bomb was planted on Musharraf’s route from an army hospital in Rawalpindi where he has been staying since January to his home on the outskirts of Islamabad and went off at around 2:00 am (2100 GMT Wednesday).
Nobody was injured and there have so far been no claims of responsibility.
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A car transports former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf as he leaves after appearing before the Special Court formed to try him for treason in Islamabad March 31. (Reuters)

A car transports former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf as he leaves after appearing before the Special Court formed to try him for treason in Islamabad March 31. (Reuters)

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