August 23, 2014
Imran Khan: Playboy Turned Politician
Victor Mallet, Financial Times
The Associated Press
Imran Khan, the former cricket star who this week led busloads of protesters more than 300km from Lahore to camp in the capital, Islamabad, to demand a change of government, is only the latest politician to cast himself as the nation’s potential saviour. Like others before him, including Nawaz Sharif, the current prime minister, and the late Benazir Bhutto, who was assassinated seven years ago, he has played the role more than once.
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