Malaysia's Sarawak State to Hold Elections in Test for Najib

  • Resource-rich state contributes to a 10th of national output
  • Polls can determine if chief minister is ally to government

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.

Photographer: Manan Vatsyayana/AFP via Getty Images

Malaysia’s Sarawak state will dissolve its assembly on April 11, paving the way for elections that are seen as a test of support for Prime Minister Najib Razak.

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