Anwar’s wife, Wan Azizah Ismail, will head the new alliance, called Pakatan Harapan, or the Alliance of Hope.  Photo: EPA
Anwar’s wife, Wan Azizah Ismail, will head the new alliance, called Pakatan Harapan, or the Alliance of Hope.  Photo: EPA
Anwar’s wife, Wan Azizah Ismail, will head the new alliance, called Pakatan Harapan, or the Alliance of Hope. Photo: EPA

‘Alliance of Hope’: Malaysia’s opposition forms united bloc against scandal-hit Najib

The new group replaces the Pakatan Rakyat, or People’s Pact, a three-party coalition formed in 2008 that was the most successful opposition movement in multi-racial Malaysia’s history.

Anwar’s wife, Wan Azizah Ismail, will head the new alliance, called Pakatan Harapan, or the Alliance of Hope.  Photo: EPA
Anwar’s wife, Wan Azizah Ismail, will head the new alliance, called Pakatan Harapan, or the Alliance of Hope.  Photo: EPA
Anwar’s wife, Wan Azizah Ismail, will head the new alliance, called Pakatan Harapan, or the Alliance of Hope. Photo: EPA
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