Anwar Ibrahim recently reiterated his policy stance that Malaysia should move away from race-based policies and instead focus on needs-based policies that target the poor. He further called for this shift to be accelerated.
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s latest promise that he “will not go more than three years” in the premiership is the latest in an ongoing saga of leadership succession within the Pakatan Harapan coalition government.
Anwar Ibrahim is officially elected president of Keadilan, the party he founded nearly 20 years ago, and also had won hands down in a by-election in Port Dickson, giving him a parliament seat.
Malaysians have avidly watched the public humiliation of former leader Najib Razak.
Jailed Malaysian reformist Anwar Ibrahim was granted a full pardon and walked free from a hospital in Kuala Lumpur.
The pardons board in Malaysia will meet today to discuss the release of Anwar Ibrahim.
Jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim urges voters to choose his former political nemesis, Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
Malaysia’s opposition names 92-year old former premier Mahathir Mohamad as its prime ministerial candidate for a general election.