Malaysia: Najib Razak to face anti-graft investigators as pressure mounts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Malaysia Former PM is under fire over alleged looting of state funds as police raids on his home force his wife to issue a statement denouncing media coverage Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak is facing investigation for alleged corruption. Photograph: Fazry Ismail/EPA Malaysia’s Läs mer…

Malaysia’s Anwar Ibrahim: ‘When it is denied to you, freedom is a torture’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Malaysia The Observer The former Malaysian deputy leader, pardoned and released from jail, talks exclusively about his hopes for his nation Anwar Ibrahim returning home: ‘After you have experienced jail for a long time, you don’t really have bitterness.’ Photograph: Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images Anwar Läs mer…

Our lame response to Anwar Ibrahim’s detention was a mistake, not 'quiet diplomacy' | Elaine Pearson

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Anwar Ibrahim Opinion Our lame response to Anwar Ibrahim’s detention was a mistake, not ‘quiet diplomacy’ Elaine Pearson The region looks to Australia as a functioning democracy. We shouldn’t sideline human rights issues for trade and security ties Foreign minister Julie Bishop and prime Läs mer…