December 17th, 2014
11:22 AM ET

Former Pakistan President on School Attack, Handling Terrorism

According to the country's former president General Pervez Musharraf, yesterday's attack on a Pakistan school is not an abberation.

"It's a continuation off of whatever has been happening over the last 15 years in the region, in Afghanistan, and in our tribal agencies," he told New Day's Chris Cuomo.

While Musharraf agreed that something needs to be done to fight radicalism, saying, "the people of Pakistan want it," he made note of the different ways his country and the U.S. have dealt with terrorism in the past.

Watch the interview above.

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  1. Dania Ali

    Where can I find the complete Interview?

    December 18, 2014 at 9:19 am | Reply
  2. Nauman

    BRAVO
    We are you with GM , Great leader , GOD bless u
    Pak Zindabad

    December 18, 2014 at 3:00 am | Reply
  3. zRK

    they cutted the damn video .. CNN again people ,CNN

    December 18, 2014 at 12:26 am | Reply
  4. raheel

    The problem is where you can help us, you don't help us. OR you don't want to help US simple is that........

    December 18, 2014 at 12:22 am | Reply
  5. Muhammed Hamza

    Thats why i Miss #GeneralPervaizMusharaf (y) Hats Off to you sir

    December 17, 2014 at 10:56 pm | Reply
  6. Mohammad

    Shame on the dirty politics played by ISI and supported by army leaders as Musharaf , the whole world explicitly know where the terrorism is nurtured, where the sanctuaries exist. I think Musharaf still emphasis that Osama was not in Pakistan and he does not know where he was living. Who support the Haqqani group and where the group is?. The Afghan Taliban was Pakistan's ISI gift to Afghanistan and to the world, where is Taliban Quetta Shuraa? We Afghans were always the victims of these double standard politics, we have always raised our voice that terrorism is not the solution for any nation. Those who support might cause a great danger to themselves.

    December 17, 2014 at 8:19 pm | Reply
  7. Kashif

    Amazing interview and each single word he said is truth. Well Done ! ! !

    December 17, 2014 at 8:05 pm | Reply
  8. Ahsan

    i need to watch the complete interview of Gen Pervaiz Musharraf, may i know from where i can see it ?

    December 17, 2014 at 3:48 pm | Reply
  9. Hannan Shabbie

    Why did you not uploaded the whole interview. I want to listen the whole conversation. kindly post the link of the whole video too🙂
    thanks

    December 17, 2014 at 1:46 pm | Reply
  10. waztaz

    wow. so much interview is cut...amazing jounalism.

    December 17, 2014 at 1:32 pm | Reply
  11. Usman

    is it possible to see the whole interview??

    December 17, 2014 at 1:14 pm | Reply
  12. An admirer

    A visionary

    December 17, 2014 at 12:22 pm | Reply

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