Pervez Musharraf


A Pakistani man walks past a banner showing an image of former... News PhotoAdult,Banner - Sign,Former,Horizontal,Image,Islamabad,Justice - Concept,Law,Men,Military,Pakistan,Pervez Musharraf,Residential Building,Showing,WalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Pakistani man walks past a banner showing an image of former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf near his residence in Islamabad on November 6, 2013. A Pakistan court granted bail to former military ruler Pervez Musharraf over a deadly raid on a radical mosque, bringing closer his possible release after more than six months of house arrest. The ruling by an Islamabad district court means the ex-general is on bail in all the cases brought against him since his return to Pakistan from self-imposed exile, including one relating to the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. But the 70-year-old is likely to remain under heavy guard at his villa on the edge of Islamabad, where he has been under house arrest since April, because of serious threats to his life. AFP PHOTO / AAMIR QURESHI (Photo credit should read AAMIR QURESHI/AFP/Getty Images)