Ayyaz Mallick on Pakistani Political Unrest


It’s been over a month since opposition leaders in Pakistan and supporters started protesting in the streets of Pakistan demanding the resignation of current Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and new elections. Protesters have so far rallied their way through the gates of the parliament house in Islamabad Pakistan, they’ve face tear gas and rubber bullets. As of September 10th, three protesters have been killed and hundreds injured.

Fakiha Baig spoke with York University PhD student Ayyazz Mallick about the state of politics in Pakistan.