Ex-cricketer Imran Khan elected prime minister of Pakistan

Imran Khan (C), chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) political party speaks after he was elected as Prime Minister at the National Assembly (Lower House of Parliament) in Islamabad, Pakistan August 17, 2018. National Assembly Handout via REUTERS

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistani lawmakers elected former cricket legend Imran Khan prime minister on Friday and he pledged to bring to justice “all those who have robbed this country” through corruption. Parliament’s move cleared the way for the 65-year-old Khan to set up a coalition government and his first major task will be to avert […]

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