​​Famed cricketer turned politician Imran Khan says assembly U.S. President Donald Trump could be a “bitter capsule” to swallow ought to he change into Pakistan’s prime minister in elections later this yr, however added “I’d meet him.”

| Jan 13, 2018, 23:03 IST

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ISLAMABAD: Famed cricketer turned politician Imran Khan says assembly U.S. President Donald Trump could be a “bitter capsule” to swallow ought to he change into Pakistan’s prime minister in elections later this yr, however added “I’d meet him.”

In a press briefing Saturday, Khan, who has a global fame as a women man and at house is seen extra as a non secular conservative, stated he has been a staunch opponent of Pakistan’s participation within the conflict on terror because it started in 2001 following the 9/11 assaults on the U.S.

“Pakistan had nothing to do with it,” he stated, including he supported co-operation with the US however not co-opting Pakistan’s navy right into a floor battle with its personal folks within the tribal areas that border Afghanistan and the place Afghan insurgents cover.

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