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Musharraf: Troops Will "Shoot Anyone" Trying To Disrupt Elections

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

President Pervez Musharraf warned troops would shoot anyone trying to disrupt parliamentary elections meant to bring stability to the country as it battles a rise in attacks blamed on Muslim extremists.

An anti-terrorism court, meanwhile, sentenced three militants to life imprisonment Tuesday for plotting to kill Musharraf in a failed car bombing in 2002.

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