London’s king of Pakistan fights for his throne – POLITICO.eu



For decades, Altaf Hussain dominated Pakistan’s commercial capital from exile in the UK.

By Saim Saeed

7/25/18, 4:02 AM CET

Altaf Hussain, founder of Pakistan’s MQM party, during an interview at the party’s offices in London in 2016 | Peter Nicholls/Reuters

Altaf Hussain, founder of Pakistan’s MQM party, during an interview at the party’s offices in London in 2016 | Peter Nicholls/Reuters