Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif narrowly survives corruption court case

Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif narrowly survives corruption court case

Three out of five judges back Sharif but court calls for investigation into offshore money following Panama Papers leak

The Pakistani prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, has narrowly survived an attempt in the supreme court to unseat him on allegations of corruption levelled by the opposition.

The case against Sharif emerged last year after the Panama Papers leak linked his children to offshore companies in the British Virgin Islands in relation to the purchase of upmarket property in London.

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