Prime Minister Imran Khan has welcomed US President-elect Joe Biden’s intentions to target dirty money.
“I welcome the intentions of US President-elect Joe Biden to target illicit wealth,” the prime minister said in a statement on Twitter.
The Prime Minister said that developing countries are falling into poverty at the hands of corrupt elites and these elites transfer money to rich countries through money laundering.
I welcome US President elect Biden's declared intent of a policy targeting dirty money. Developing countries are being impoverished by their corrupt elites who launder money to richer countries and offshore tax havens.https://t.co/40GcFhprtz
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) December 9, 2020
In response to the PM’s statement, PML-N spokesperson Maryam Aurangzeb said that Imran Khan should tell the nation the secret of Aleema Baji’s assets abroad instead of flattering Biden, before welcoming Biden’s statement he should respond to foreign funding case.