Pakistan

Benazir Bhutto Son Vows to Fight for Democracy in Pakistan

Spoke on the fifth anniversary of the former prime minister's assassination

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The son of Pakistan's slain former prime minister, Benazir Bhutto, launched his political career Thursday, vowing to continue his mother's fight for democracy.

In a speech marking the fifth anniversary of the leader's death Thursday, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said his Pakistan People's Party pledged to work for the poor and protect Pakistan against "terrorists."