Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday. Photo: AP

Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad rebukes UN for letting rich countries do as they please while the rest of the world struggles

  • The Malaysian PM particularly railed against the veto power held by the five permanent members of the UN Security Council, saying it had failed to prevent wars
  • He also called for greater international control of sanctions, and spoke out over US attempts to force all countries to cut trade ties with Iran
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Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday. Photo: AP
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