Malaysia’s Anwar Ibrahim nominated by main opposition bloc Pakatan Harapan as candidate for PM

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Malaysia’s biggest opposition alliance on Friday nominated Anwar Ibrahim to be its prime ministerial candidate for the next general election.Elections are not due until 2023, but Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin had said earlier this year he would hold polls as soon as it was safe to do so amid the coronavirus pandemic due to pressure from allies in his ruling coalition.Muhyiddin, who came to power last year with a slim majority, declared a nationwide emergency in January and suspended…

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