Former Malaysian Premier Mahathir Under Probe for Defamation

  • Probe relates to Mahathir comments against premier Najib
  • Mahathir has called for months for Najib to step aside

Former Malaysian premier Mahathir Mohamad is under investigation for potential defamation as the country’s longest-serving leader continues to pressure Prime Minister Najib Razak to step down.

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