May 24, 2011 - In an interview on CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight, Musharraf condemns the raid that killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan. He says, "No country has a right to intrude into any other country... Actually, technically, if you see it legally, it's an act of war."
January 8, 2012 - Musharraf pledges to return to his country later in the month, despite word from authorities that he will be arrested in connection with the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto when he does so.
January 27, 2012 - A senior leader in Musharraf's party says that Musharraf has postponed his return from exile until the political situation in Pakistan and the court cases against him are resolved.
July 25, 2012 - Vows in an interview on CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight to return to Pakistan even though his life may be at risk. "I believe that there always is a time that comes when there's a cause bigger than self. And this is the situation in Pakistan."
March 16, 2013 - Musharraf announces his plans to return to Pakistan to lead his party in the upcoming elections.
March 23, 2013 - The Pakistani Taliban says that it will assassinate Musharraf if he returns to the country as planned on March 24th.
March 24, 2013 - Musharraf returns to Pakistan after four years in exile. He is granted bail in advance of his arrival in Pakistan, so he is not arrested upon return. There are three court cases pending against Musharraf.
April 18, 2013 - A Pakistani court rejects Musharraf's request for a bail extension and orders his arrest in a case he is facing over the detention of judges in 2007.
April 20, 2013 - Musharraf is put under house arrest.