The United Malays National Organisation (Umno) headquarters in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AFP

In Malaysia, does the ‘marriage’ of Umno and PAS pose a threat to Mahathir’s Pakatan Harapan?

  • The opposition parties are formalising their alliance under the banner of Islamic unity, but observers warn of worsening ethnoreligious tensions
  • The two have cooperated to win several by-elections, raising questions as to whether the government can shore up support from the Malay-Muslim vote bank
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The United Malays National Organisation (Umno) headquarters in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AFP
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