Only two leaders stand out in the Muslim World, says PM Khan

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Only two leaders stand out in the Muslim World, says PM Khan

ISLAMABAD - PM Imran Khan said only two leaders stand out in the Muslim world who transformed their countries.

He said Malaysian leader was one of them under whose leadership Malaysia's per capita income went up its economy improved .

"The other country is Turkey. We saw the change in Turkey under then Prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan where per capita income went up and people's condition imrpoved .

He said Pakistan was facing economic challenges which he discussed with PM Mahathir Mohamad.

"It is corruption that makes us poor," Mahathir Mohmad agreed with his Pakistan counterpart while speaking at the press conference.

He said Pakistan can benefit from Malaysia's experience in eliminating corruption.

Mohamd said it was an honor for him to be part of Pakistan Day celebrations.

The Malaysia prime minister said discussed the problems facing Muslim Ummah. He said measures will have to be taken to put an end to extremism and Islamophobia .

Mahathir Mohamd said measures aimed at enhancing trade between Malaysia and Pakistan also came under discussion during their meeting.