Supporters of Pakistani Sunni Muslim cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri, read a local newspaper featuring an image of Pakistan's Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, as they camp Wednesday near parliament, during an anti-government rally in Islamabad. Pakistan's leaders received a powerful one-two punch Tuesday as the Supreme Court ordered the arrest of the prime minister in a corruption case and the firebrand cleric led thousands of protesters in another day of anti-government demonstrations in the capital.
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published Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s anti-corruption chief refused an order by the country’s top court to arrest the prime minister in a graft case on Thursday, saying he did not have sufficient evidence.