PM Imran congratulates Boris Johnson, looks forward to working together.


ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Imran Khan has congratulated British counterpart Boris Johnson on his victory in the country's national elections, media reported on Friday.

'Congratulations to Prime Minister Boris Johnson for his success in the UK General Elections. I look forward to working with him and continuing the cooperation between our two countries,' the premier said in a tweet.

The Conservative Party on Friday won the majority of seats in the United Kingdom election, which will allow the UK to come out of the European Union in few weeks.

For Boris Johnson, whose 20-week tenure in power has been marked by chaotic scenes in parliament and stark division on the streets over Britain's tortuous departure from the European Union, victory in Thursday's contest was...

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