Main parties concede Pakistan election to Imran Khan; protests threatened by others

Michael Gahler, chief observer of the EU Election Observation Mission to Pakistan, is seen after a news conference in Islamabad, Pakistan, July 27, 2018. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan’s former ruling party conceded defeat to cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan ahead of final results from the country’s disputed election, which European Union monitors said on Friday had not been fought on a level playing field. But several smaller parties with tens of thousands of supporters threatened nationwide street protests unless the […]

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