Sultan Jamalul Kiram

Sultan Jamalul Kiram

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Jamalul Kiram, the 74-year-old Sultan of Sulu, listens to a question at a press conference in Manila on Feb. 26, 2013. Kiram called himself the “poorest sultan of the world” and said he wanted talks with Malaysia over his family’s “historical right” to Sabah.