Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak dissolves parliament, is accused of ‘dirty tricks’

Malaysians watch televisions on display at a shopping mall store as Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announces the dissolution of parliament during a live telecast in Kuala Lumpur, on April 6, 2018. (Photo by AFP) Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak has announced the dissolution of parliament, with critics accusing his government of playing “dirty tricks.” […]

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Two women plead not guilty to killing North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un’s half-brother at Malaysia court

Two women charged with fatally poisoning the half-brother of North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un have pleaded not guilty during the first hearing session in a high-profile murder trial that kicked off in Malaysia. Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong are accused of using a banned nerve agent to poison Kim Jong-nam on February […]

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Emirati Ambassador to the US Yousef al-Otaiba involved in Malaysia graft scandal: Report

Emirati Ambassador to the US Yousef al-Otaiba Leaked documents reportedly implicate Emirati ambassador to the US Yousef al-Otaiba in a multibillion-dollar corruption scandal surrounding Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reviewed the court and investigative data and reported on Saturday that the companies connected to Otaiba had received a […]

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