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Pakistan's government is considering imposing emergency rule, the country's information minister has said.
the issue was being discussed, as Pakistani TV channels reported that a declaration state of emergency was imminent.
An emergency would limit the role of the courts, restrict civil liberties and curb freedom of expression.
Opposition to Mr Musharraf's rule has also increased.
Originally posted by Nerdling
I think this is a harbinger of the future of Pakistan.
He is declaring this purely because they're not going to reelect him due to his actions against extremists in the Red Mosque.
Another coup maybe?
Very dangerous situation, one to watch.