Malaysia’s foreign minister Hishammuddin Hussein (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in April. Photo: Xinhua Malaysia’s foreign minister Hishammuddin Hussein (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in April. Photo: Xinhua
Malaysia’s foreign minister Hishammuddin Hussein (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in April. Photo: Xinhua
Malaysia

Aukus fallout: Malaysia plans China consultations as anxiety simmers over defence pact

  • Defence minister Hishammuddin Hussein also urged Australia to hold discussions about the trilateral agreement across Southeast Asia to allay concerns about it
  • Elder statesman Mahathir Mohamad, meanwhile, says the defence partnership has escalated the risk of armed conflict in the region

Topic |   Malaysia
Malaysia’s foreign minister Hishammuddin Hussein (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in April. Photo: Xinhua Malaysia’s foreign minister Hishammuddin Hussein (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in April. Photo: Xinhua
Malaysia’s foreign minister Hishammuddin Hussein (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in April. Photo: Xinhua
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