Anti-graft officials have said Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, may face criminal charges soon. Photo: ReutersAnti-graft officials have said Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, may face criminal charges soon. Photo: Reuters
Anti-graft officials have said Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, may face criminal charges soon. Photo: Reuters
Richard Heydarian
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Richard Heydarian

Hooking up with Najib, Arroyo and Rajapaksa: the risks of China’s attachment to discredited leaders

Richard Heydarian writes that China risks triggering a backlash as it relies on cultivating ties with the ruling elite of beneficiary countries, many of whom tend to be corrupt

Anti-graft officials have said Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, may face criminal charges soon. Photo: ReutersAnti-graft officials have said Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, may face criminal charges soon. Photo: Reuters
Anti-graft officials have said Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, may face criminal charges soon. Photo: Reuters
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