Sibylline Insight Series

Sibylline Podcast - Pakistan - Imran Khan Victory Heralds Short Term Instability

July 27, 2018

On 26 July initial exit polls indicated that Imran Khan, leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party, had received the highest proportion of the vote in Pakistan’s general election. Here we look at the immediate response to his victory and assess what an Imran Khan premiership is likely to mean for Pakistan.

Key points include:

  • The immediate reaction to the vote
  • Security concerns
  • The economic situation
  • Pakistan’s foreign policy 

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