Pakistan's former Petroleum Minister and Prime Minister designate Shahid Khaqan Abbasi leaves after submitting his nomination papers to become the new Premier at the Parliament House in Islamabad

Pakistan’s former Petroleum Minister and Prime Minister designate Shahid Khaqan Abbasi leaves after submitting his nomination papers to become the new Premier at the Parliament House in Islamabad

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Pakistan's outgoing prime minister, is the latest politician to be disqualified by a court. Photo: Reuters / Faisal Mahmood

August 4, 2017 3:03 PM (UTC+8)