Getting Away with Murder
Benazir Bhutto's Assassination and the Politics of Pakistan
By Heraldo Munoz
(W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393062915, 268pp.)
Publication Date: December 2013
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Munoz provides new insight into Bhutto's unprecedented rise and an unflinching, minute-by-minute narrative of the assassination itself. With impeccable research, Munoz also situates Bhutto in the decades-long history of U.S.-Pakistan relations and the emergence of global terrorism, pinpointing her death as the moment when those relations changed forever.
The result is a gripping narrative of Pakistan's turbulent political realities and the death of its leading politician.
Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated in 2007. Heraldo Munoz, who led the United Nations investigation into her death, portrays the tense political climate that surrounded Bhutto's return to politics and the circumstances of the killing in his new book. More at NPR.org
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