Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) raises his hands with other party members after being chosen by the opposition coalition as candidate for Langkawi’s parliamentary constituency, during a rally on the island on Sunday. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Malaysia’s Mahathir chooses holiday island Langkawi as his election battleground

The electorate is a safe bet for Mahathir, 92, but he still faces an uphill struggle to fulfil his ultimate goal of ousting the government of PM Najib Razak

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Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) raises his hands with other party members after being chosen by the opposition coalition as candidate for Langkawi’s parliamentary constituency, during a rally on the island on Sunday. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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