Saudi Arabia And Iran Woo Incoming Pakistani Prime Minister – Analysis
Friday, 10 August 2018 An offer by a Saudi-backed bank to lend financially strapped Pakistan US$4 billion is likely intended to bolster Saudi influence when former international cricket player Imran Khan is sworn in in the coming week as the South Asian country’s next prime minister.
The offer was most immediately related to a statement by Asad...
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