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Musharraf enjoys Army full support, Al-Qaida leaders despera

[b]Musharraf enjoys Army full support, Al-Qaida leaders desperate[/b]

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

[b]Islamabad, 30 April, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] President General Pervez Musharraf was enjoying full sport of the army, military spokesman said in reaction to a call by Al-Qaida's leader Ayman Al Zawahiri to Pakistanis to overthrow Musharraf.

"There is no doubt about (the army's support). There is complete unanimity and unity for taking the war against terrorism to its logical end," chief military spokesman, major general Shaukat Sultan told reporters in Shawal, a mountainous area located in the North Waziristan tribal region near the Afghanistan border.

Zawahiri, in a video posted on the internet, urged the people of Pakistan to topple Musharraf, accusing him of leading a "Zionist- Crusader assault" on Muslims.

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