Updated 08 October 2017

Pakistan PM discusses war on terror, economic strategy in exclusive interview with Arab News

In an exclusive interview with Arab News, Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi talks about his country’s role in battling extremist groups in the face of accusations by its erstwhile ally, the United States, that it had been soft on them. Abbasi also discusses his country’s decision not to make a plea with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), betting instead on investments from China as key to its economic future.