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Ex-PM Sharif and Daughter Arrested Upon Return to Pakistan

Authorities in Pakistan swiftly arrested former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter and political heir, Maryam, shortly after the two landed in the eastern city of Lahore on a commercial flight from Britain on Friday. The two were to be flown in a special aircraft to the main jail in the garrison city of Rawalpindi, officials said. The arrest was made in connection with a recent verdict from an anti-corruption court. Sharif and his daughter were sentenced in absentia to 10...

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