Commonwealth update

  title={Commonwealth update},
  author={Derek Ingram},
  journal={The Round Table},
  pages={45 - 57}
H IL E PA K IST A N ’ S A rm y Chief o f S taff , G eneral Pervez M usharraf, was on a visit to S ri L anka, P rim e M inister N aw az Sharif sacked him . M usharraf im m ed iately took a fligh t hom e. A s he did so at 3 .45 pm on 12 October 1999, Sharif sum m oned his favoured candida te for the job, L ieutenant General Khw aja Z iauddin, head of the Inter Services Intelligence Service. He w as to o late . H un dreds o f t roops w e re al ready sp read th r ough Islam abad . Sharif’ s…