El "momento Mubarak" de Pakistán

ISLAMABAD - La situación interna de Pakistán se está volviendo cada vez más precaria. De hecho, hoy se está cuestionando seriamente que el país pueda sobrevivir en su forma actual.

Estas interrogantes surgen de un temor creciente a que los grupos islamistas puedan volver a intentar apoderarse de los mecanismos clave del poder del país. Si eso no es posible debido a la presencia de un ejército grande y disciplinado, los islamistas podrían intentar crearse un espacio en el que establecer un sistema separado de gobierno que corresponda más plenamente a lo que consideran como los principios del Islam.

El intento previo de los grupos islamistas de crear este espacio fue contrarrestado con éxito por los militares en 2009, cuando expulsaron a las fuerzas insurgentes del estratégico distrito de Swat y la provincia tribal de Waziristán del Sur.

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