Pakistan’s former President Pervez Musharraf was rushed to hospital on Thursday, the same day he was due to stand trial for high-treason.
Musharraf’s lawyers said the 70 year-old had been hit by chest pains on his way to court.
It’s third time Musharraf has failed to appear before judges.
He faces a possible death penalty if convicted.
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