Former PM of Malaysia charged with corruption
July 4 , 2018
Malaysia's ex-PM Najib Razak has been charged with corruption just two after losing the election. According to media reports, the former PM is charged with three counts of criminal breach of trust and one count of abuse of power. It is alleged that Najib has pocketed 700 million dollars from the state development fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) which he set up. However, he has pleaded not guilty for the crimes.