Definition of Zia ul-Haq, Muhammad in English:

Zia ul-Haq, Muhammad

proper noun

  • (1924–88), Pakistani general and statesman, president 1978–88. As Chief of Staff he led the coup which deposed President Zulfikar Bhutto in 1977. He banned all political parties and began to introduce strict Islamic laws.

Pronunciation

Zia ul-Haq, Muhammad

/ˌzɪə ʊlˈhak/