Malaysian PM cleared of wrongdoing in $700 million scandal
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's attorney general said Tuesday that nearly $700 million channeled into Prime Minister Najib Razak's private accounts was a personal donation from Saudi Arabia's royal family, and cleared him of any criminal wrongdoing.
30 August, 2015 Huge Malaysia rally for Najib’s resignation enters 2nd day KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Big crowds of protesters returned to the streets of Kuala Lumpur on Sunday to demand the resignation of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak over a financial scandal, after the first day of the massive rally passed peacefully.
29 August, 2015 Najib vows not to quit as Malaysia marks National Day KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's prime minister vowed he would not quit over a $700-million financial scandal, and accused protesters of showing "poor national spirit" by holding a massive rally to demand his resignation on the eve of the country's National Day on Monday.
30 August, 2015 Malaysia’s Mahathir calls for ‘people power’ movement to topple PM By Trinna Leong KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad, joining anti-government protesters for a second day on Sunday, called for a "people's power" movement to topple Prime Minister Najib Razak over a financial scandal. "The only way for the people to get back […]
8 October, 2015 Malaysia's attorney general defends govt over fund scandal KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's attorney general on Thursday defended the government over a debt scandal as the country's state rulers pushed for the investigation to be resolved quickly.Powered by WPeMatico