President Asif Ali Zardari of Pakistan has signed a measure that would impose Islamic law in the northwestern valley of Swat, in a move that was largely seen as a capitulation to Taliban militants.
Mr. Zardariâ€™s approval came late Monday, after Parliament voted overwhelmingly for the measure, which would allow militants to administer justice through courts whose judges have Islamic training.
The local government in Swat agreed in February to allow the militants to impose Islamic law in exchange for a cease-fire. The deal came after months of fighting, during which the Pakistani Army was unable to subdue the militants....
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Pakistan is still a part of the British Commonwealth, it should be pointed out not only to them but the crackpot archbishop is wrong about Islamic law. [URL=http://www.answering-islam.org/Sharia/archbishop.html]]]The Archbishop and Sharia[/URL]. I wonder what Rowan would think of this? [URL=http://www.webnewswire.com/node/451569]]]Pakistan: Swat Deal Grave Threat to Rights[/URL]