All political forces, even international guarantors agree to let Musharraf a safe-exit: Zardari
President Asif Ali Zardari has expressed that all political forces and stakeholders were agreed to provide safe-exit to Musharraf, however, Chief of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani had no role in this connection.
He expressed these views in his informal talk to journalists on the occasion of Iftar Dinner hosted by him in honor of senior journalists and editors of Newspapers here in Presidency on Monday.
President Asif Ali Zardari said that all the political forces even domestic and international guarantors were involved in providing Musharraf safe passage. President said that he had also participated in the talks for Musharraf safe-exist
The President said that whatever Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani is saying about the Musharraf is correct and it is up to parliament to decide about the fate of Musharraf. The president said that he would not comment anymore on this issue.
President Asif Ali Zardari further said that PPP had never accepted Musharraf as President and today there are some people who are hatching conspiracy against the government and these people are enemy of the democracy in the country.
President said that allegations of corruption being leveled against PPP Politicans are also part of this conspiracy and such elements are busy in maligning politicians.
In response to a question, the President said that India was lobbying against his visit to US, but was confident that it would not to affect his visit to New York, declaring his optimistically that his visit to US would yield far-reaching outcomes.
Similarly, answering to another question he said that similar theory has been used in the assassination of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, Shahnawaz Bhutto, Mir Murtaza Bhutto and Benazir Bhutto.
President said that National Reconciliation facts finding commission will be set up and
Asma Jhangir will lead the Commission.
President Asif Ali Zardari further said that he respect and honor the freedom of media and urged the media to play constructive role and avoid disseminating those news which create chaos and anarchy in the society.
In response to another question, President Asif Ali Zardari has said that when some stakeholders had asked him on the occasion of providing Musharraf safe-exit than he had replied that Musharraf had fulfilled his thirst for power now he should play golf.
Answering to another question, Zardari has expressed his surprise and said that implementation on the Minus one formula was possible only when there is President just like Farooq Leghari.