The Life Of Benazir Bhutto

(WASHMA KHAN, MOSCOW)

“Benazir Bhutto”
Benazir Bhutto greatly contributed to political history of Pakistan and the entire Middle East. She was very well known for being one of the sole, if not the sole Pakistani politicians that was a woman. Looking closer, we find how inspirational and influential this woman really was to politics in Pakistan. We’ll discover her aspirations, her political agenda, her accomplishments and many important details that are necessary to understand the life of Benazir Bhutto.

Ms. Bhutto was born on June 21st, 1953. Although not very much is known about her early childhood, it is known that at age sixteen, she was sent to Harvard to obtain her undergraduate degree. During this time, she began to develop her goals and world view. She decided that she would like to follow in her father, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, the prime minister at the time.

Not soon after graduating, Bhutto’s father was executed by the new Military government instated in Pakistan. It is suspected that she wished to fulfill her father’s dream of a “better” Pakistan. She decided she would try to be Prime Minister herself. Unfortunately, when she returned, she was arrested by the new government. After being imprisoned for about three years, she was finally released. She then exiled herself to London, England until the current military regime had been overthrown. In 1986, she returned to Pakistan and formed a new party, the Pakistan People’s Party, referred to as the PPP. During the next election, Benazir Bhutto won and became the first woman to ever govern a Muslim Nation.

During her time in power, her goals where, “to restore democracy, stimulate economic growth, and defeat the jihadists.” As soon as she was elected Prime Minister of Pakistan, she accomplished her first goal of restoring democracy to her country. She gave all of Pakistan’s citizens many freedoms and restored the vote for prime minister as well. Bhutto also tried to stimulate the failing economy. Unfortunately, this was a...

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There is no doubt about the intention of Benazir Bhutto about Pakistan but some I think some external pressure and the involvements of different Bolsheviks parties made there role for her murder.
By: akbar, khi on Nov, 17 2017
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I think the statement of Benazir Bhutto, “Democracy is necessary to peace and to undermining the forces of terrorism” may be the main reason of her death. Her aim to fight against the terrorist after reached in Pakistan but no doubt she was brave lady because she knew all the threats when she alive.
By: shakeela, khi on Nov, 15 2017
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Benazir Bhutto was one of the great leader, especially she did a lot for the rights of women. She did a vital role in small region of Sindh for providing Roti Kapra Makan, her aim was also good but unfortunately she also victim in this terrorist fight.
By: zubair, khi on Nov, 14 2017
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Benazir Bhutto was the first lady who appointed as a Prime Minister of Pakistan but unfortunately her era was not good for the state. As a party leader she did many services for the sake of peoples.
By: abid, khi on Nov, 10 2017
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The father of Benazir Bhutto, Zulfiqar Bhutto was the founder of largest political party (PPP) of Sindh. After that, she became a chair person of this party and later on became the first lady Prime Minister of Pakistan. She faced many threats in her career and it was also became a caused of her murder.
By: yasir, khi on Nov, 09 2017
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No body can deny about the life of Benazir Bhutto about her desires for the bright future of Pakistan but unfortunately the structure of Pakistani politics was the great oppose of her politics that was the cause of her failure.
By: akhtar, khi on Nov, 08 2017
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Unfortunately the political tenure of Benazir Bhutto was not good due to the influence of several other powers but she loss her life for Pakistan and got martyred. She was such a highly qualified lady and was the first female prime minister.
By: fawad, khi on Nov, 01 2017
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Shaheed Benazir Bhutto was born in Karachi to a political family. She studied from the University of Oxford and the Harvard University and became her political careerin Pakistan but unfortunitely she killed on 27 Dec,07.
By: ovais, khi on Oct, 31 2017
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Benazir Bhutto was the first female prime mininster of Pakistan, due to her qualification and political background her personality was proudful. She was the lady who loss her life for her nation on 27th December, 2007.
By: tahir, khi on Oct, 30 2017
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The name Benazir Bhutto is the name of proud woman in Pakistan who sacrifice her life for the sake of Pakistan and achieved the designation of martyrdom. May almighty Allah grant her a great place in Jannah and fulfill all her wishes which she wants for her followers.
By: vaneeza, khi on Oct, 27 2017
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Lets forget her political career but if you see Benazir Bhutto as an educated woman, she was such a great lady of Pakistan. As a Pakistani we should be proudful for her because she was such a kind person and did good for the poors.
By: usman, khi on Oct, 25 2017
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Benazir Bhutto was such a brave lady, her role is the example for the women of new generation. She was the lady who got her higher Education from Oxford University. I am very thankful to get some new information on this article which I didn’t knew.
By: vicky, khi on Oct, 24 2017
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Life of Benazir Bhutto is the most significant thing when it comes to discussing the popular Muslim rulers. She is someone we just cant skip from mind. Her assassination has stunned the world. Life of Benazir Bhutto is the inspiration for women across the world.
By: Gauhar, Rawalpindi on Sep, 27 2017
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The Life of Benazir Bhutto is not well known to many. Apart from what we see at the television, she is not exactly the same. I think we need to know more about the first lady Prime Minister of Muslim world and this article is certainly a good way to find out about her life.
By: Rehana, Lahore on Sep, 25 2017
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nice essay i love it
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