Mahathir Mohamad, left, with Razaleigh Hamzah of the United Malays National Organisation at their joint press conference on Monday. Photo: EPA Mahathir Mohamad, left, with Razaleigh Hamzah of the United Malays National Organisation at their joint press conference on Monday. Photo: EPA
Mahathir Mohamad, left, with Razaleigh Hamzah of the United Malays National Organisation at their joint press conference on Monday. Photo: EPA

Malaysia

Malaysia’s Mahathir says ready to form ‘unity government’ if Muhyiddin’s budget fails to pass parliament on Tuesday

  • The former prime minister said Malaysia ‘has too many problems’ and indicated he would be happy to lead it for a third time ‘if I have enough votes’
  • He was speaking at a joint press conference in Kuala Lumpur with erstwhile rival Razaleigh Hamzah of the United Malays National Organisation

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Mahathir Mohamad, left, with Razaleigh Hamzah of the United Malays National Organisation at their joint press conference on Monday. Photo: EPA Mahathir Mohamad, left, with Razaleigh Hamzah of the United Malays National Organisation at their joint press conference on Monday. Photo: EPA
Mahathir Mohamad, left, with Razaleigh Hamzah of the United Malays National Organisation at their joint press conference on Monday. Photo: EPA
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