Malaysian former leader explains how fugitive financier Jho Low came to be linked to infrastructure fund

Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak has taken to the witness box for the first time to defend himself against charges linked to a multibillion-dollar 1MDB scandal.

Najib is accused of illegally receiving 42m ringgit ($10m) from former 1MDB unit SRC International and was ordered to present his defence in November after a judge ruled prosecutors had successfully established a case against him.

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 1:03am
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