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Malaysian Opposition Leader Seeks Peaceful Transition

Sep 16th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: World

Anwar Ibrahim’s challenge is the most serious threat to the ruling coalition since it took power in 1957, when Malaysia gained independence from British colonial rule. One of the most stable countries in the region, it has been plunged into political turmoil, alongside its neighbor Thailand, where the government is in disarray.