Pakistani cleric Tahir-ul Qadri (C-below) addresses his supporters from his makeshift room at a protest rally in Islamabad on January 17, 2013. A populist Pakistani cleric calling for electoral reforms announced that a mass sit-in of tens of thousands of people camped outside parliament in Islamabad would end January 17. AFP PHOTO/Farooq NAEEM
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A Pakistani woman points to an anti-government poster before the upcoming anti-government rally of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) in Lahore. Tahir-ul-Qadri, has launched campaign against Nawaz Sharif and has hinted to join Khan's long-march. The threat of a nationwide protest by the Tehrik-e-Insaf led by cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan has put pressure on the government of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.