A silhouette of Malaysia’s former prime minister, Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: AFP

The real reason Malaysia’s Mahathir is taking on the Sultan of Johor

A clash between a former prime minister and a revered monarch over a Chinese backed development is just the surface of an issue festering in the heart of Malaysian politics

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A silhouette of Malaysia’s former prime minister, Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: AFP
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