Pakistan: PML-N supporters burn tyres after PM Sharif forced to step down

Workers from the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party took to the streets of Lahore, Friday, to protest the Supreme Court ruling in favour of the disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as leader of the country's government. Sharif has since stepped down. Protesters from the PML-N burnt tyres on Jinnah Road, blocking the route for traffic. A war of words was reportedly... Еще exchanged between police officers and the workers. The disqualification of Sharif comes after months of hearings related to corruption during the 67-year-old's previous two terms in office. The PML-N majority parliament is now faced with nominating a new leader.

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