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Pakistan on Verge of Collapse

We know Pakistan is important. Every day headlines raise questions about Pakistan’s stability: its military’s alleged ties to terrorism, the security of its nuclear weapons and its long-standing conflict with India.
But some of the real threats to the country are largely absent from Western media. More conventional domestic issues may define Pakistan’s stability, and in doing so define regional and global security.
From electricity shortages to a looming fiscal deficit, here are four of Pakistan’s biggest problems you might not be hearing about.
A Dire Power ShortageIf you were to stop a Pakistani at random on the street and ask what his or her biggest concern is, there’s a good chance you’d hear about the country’s dire electricity shortage.
Because it cannot produce enough electricity [PDF] to meet demand, the government shuts off power for extended periods of time. These

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Added: Oct-4-2011 Occurred On: Oct-4-2011
By: BadMosh_Satinder
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Tags: Pakistan, Failed, State, Verge, Collapse, Jai, Hind, India, Asian, Superpower
Location: Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan (load item map)
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  • Lets flood the country with 10 million goats, then while they are busy trying to rape and molest the goats we'll sneak in and grab their Nukes..

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  • porkistan itself is collapsing but then so is everyone else

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  • The country has had a big problem since the assasination of Benazir Bhutto.

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  • This is what you get when you mix Islam with uneducated idiots,,,a failed state.

    It`s been common knowledge for some time that politicians from around the world see this hell hole as a state teetering on the edge of failure, not much to push it over the edge.

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    • @Blackwolfhunting
      You er...we all can thank the saudi's for making this failed state possible with their re education madrassas camps setup all over that failed state.
      They don't need no education. they got all the thought control needed that was issued and paid for by a saudi oil "profits" using a book written in the desert

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  • To answer the Poll question - Is Pakistan on the verge of collapse??

    I sure as hell fucking hope so!
    send India in to take the nukes, let the rest of the muzzies fight it out and destroy eachother.

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  • Dry up the $ aid and let them drown in their own sh!t.
    get your "civil" war on

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  • These people are protesting against what they call "load shedding" means, electricity cutoff for a few hours or some times few days, reason being that the generators at the dams are not working, due to 10000 year old equipment, ill trained tech staff, or simply broken lines, or stolen lines, and that happens very often. Pakistan has been collapsing since the 80's, and unlike popular belief, its not gonna just collapse, the government over there is as puppet and corporation run as it is More..

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  • Let's go offer them a bailout plan and then exploit them in a type of indentured servitude..... before China beats us to it.

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  • Not only does it's left hand not know what the right hand is doing but the hands has no idea what the fingers are doing.

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  • She is fucking hot, I want to see her in a hijab and lingerie.

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  • PORKISTAN is the center of terrorism.The #1 enemy of HUMANITY IS PORKISTAN.
    Nobody likes this country,USA Should NOT give PORKISTAN $ Billion.They should be bomb to the stoneage.
    Fuck taliban and their Porki army and ISI Supporters.

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  • USA and Europe on Verge of Collapse (The headline here)

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    • @aerospaceengineer

      LOL touché

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    • @aerospaceengineer If every country took care of their own problems, and their people only, it wouldnt have come to this point. When children are going to bed with empty stomachs down the street from your house, you cant just sit on your ass claiming that all is right, and its all right, cause it aint, and its everywhere. Greece defaulted, who the fuck thought that a country with such great heritage and tourism would one day be so broke. Mind your own problems. But this world is run by mad mothe More..

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