Aleem Maqbool with students in Islamabad.
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

A history of misfortune for Pakistani prime ministers

Pakistan's Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani has been summoned to court to face contempt charges. If found guilty he could be removed from office or even jailed.

But it is just the latest instalment in a Pakistani political story full of intrigue, assassinations and coups.

Our Pakistan Correspondent Aleem Maqbool gives us a quick history lesson with the help of some students in Islamabad.

  • 12 Feb 2012
Go to next video: Top court to charge PM Gilani