In the clear: the attorney general has dismissed sex assault claims against Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim. Photo: Reuters In the clear: the attorney general has dismissed sex assault claims against Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim. Photo: Reuters
In the clear: the attorney general has dismissed sex assault claims against Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim. Photo: Reuters

Sex assault case against Anwar Ibrahim dismissed by Malaysia’s solicitor general for ‘insufficient evidence’

  • The prime minister-in-waiting had been accused of making advances towards Muhammed Yusoff Rawther, a former People’s Justice Party researcher
  • Anwar said the claims were politically motivated and designed to prevent him from taking over power from Mahathir Mohamad

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In the clear: the attorney general has dismissed sex assault claims against Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim. Photo: Reuters In the clear: the attorney general has dismissed sex assault claims against Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim. Photo: Reuters
In the clear: the attorney general has dismissed sex assault claims against Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim. Photo: Reuters
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