Musharraf not to leave Pakistan: Report

August 19th, 2008 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Aug 19 (Xinhua) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf Tuesday said he was not leaving the country in the wake of his resignation from the highest post. The local TV channel Express News quoted Musharraf as saying that he resigned for the betterment of the country and he would not accept defeat.

Musharraf said he loved his country and would not leave Pakistan, according to the report.

Musharraf Monday said that he resigned from the post of the president keeping in view the national interest.

After his announcement, some media reported that he might leave the country.

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