Pakistani opposition leader walks out of protest talks with government

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan suspended the negotiations after a new Islamabad police chief was appointed, heightening fears of a possible police crackdown on protesters.

By , Associated Press

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Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan suspended talks with the government Thursday after it appointed a new police chief in the capital ahead of a possible crackdown on thousands of anti-government protesters who have besieged parliament.