Malala sees herself as prime minister in 20 years

December 12, 2014 2:06 AM

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OSLO - Pakistani Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai said Thursday that she could see herself becoming prime minister of her country in about 20 years. ‘I want to help my country, I want my country to go forward and I’m really patriotic,’ said 17-year-old Malala, the youngest Nobel laureate ever.

The Pakistani teenager became a global icon after she was shot in the head and nearly killed by the Taliban on October 9, 2012 for insisting that girls had a right to education. Malala said she was inspired by former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto who was assassinated in 2007. ‘She is an exa...

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