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01/12/1988 Muslim country has its first female PM

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The Rise And Fall Of Pakistan's Benazir Bhutto | NowThis World

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Benazir Bhutto: The First Female Prime Minister of Any Muslim Country

Benazir Bhutto was a Pakistani politician who served as Prime Minister of Pakistan. As Prime Minister, her attempts at reform were stifled by conservative and Islamist forces, including President Ghulam Ishaq Khan and the powerful military. Her administration was accused of corruption and nepotism and dismissed by Khan in 1990.
    • Essentials 

    • Personal 

    • Zia's Pakistan 

    • First term as Prime Minister (1988–90) 

    • First term as leader of the opposition (1990–93) 

    • Second term as Prime Minister (1993–96) 

    • Second term as leader of the opposition (1996–99) 

    • Later life 

    • Ideology 

    • Reception and legacy