|Quote:The BBC's Charles Haviland in Islamabad says the PPP has other parties in coalition and the government will not fall. However, the PPP may find Mr Sharif to be a powerful figure to have in opposition at a time when the country lacks a sense of political direction.Mr Sharif told journalists in Islamabad that the PPP - led by Benazir Bhutto's widower Asif Zardari had broken promises, in particular over judges.
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