ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed his admiration for US President Donald Trump saying that the US president and him needed to a “a lot of out-of-the-box thinking” to succeed in the top of their political careers.
In a wide-ranging interview with Der Spiegel’s Susanne Koelbl in Islamabad, the prime minister additionally shared his opinion on the US presidential candidates and whom he would favor working with.
On the upcoming US election and prospects of successful, PM Imran mentioned although Joe Biden was in entrance within the opinion polls, however Donald Trump was very unpredictable as a result of in contrast to regular politicians, “he plays by his own rules”.
To this, the German journalist mentioned: “It sounds like you admire that.”
The prime minister then recalled his lengthy political wrestle within the nation and the way he treaded his solution to the workplace of the prime minister of Pakistan.
PM Imran mentioned being a politician in Pakistan who shaped his personal get together the most important in over 22 years, he additionally needed to do quite a lot of out-of-the-box-thinking together with counting on social media after which attracting the youth to rallies.
“We had to be very unorthodox, and in some ways, Donald Trump does too.”
Asked with whom he would favor to work with, Imran Khan mentioned, “What we really want from the US is an even-handed treatment with respect to India, especially with the dispute in Kashmir.”
He warned that the area is a hotspot and will flare up at any time.
“The US thinks India will contain China, which is a completely flawed premise. India is a threat to its neighbors, to China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and to us. It has the most extremist, racist government on the subcontinent. It is a fascist state, inspired by the Nazis in the 1920s and ’30s.”