Flamboyant Pakistani Cleric Qadri Denies Military Backing

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June 27, 2014 AT 5:30 AM
A flamboyant Pakistani cleric vowing to bring down the country's government has denied widespread speculation he is backed by the powerful military. Tahir ul-Qadri flew into Pakistan this week from his home in Canada, calling for revolution following months of tension between the weak civilian government and the military.