Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says the country will “proactively seek to explore new approaches” to foreign policy. Photo: Reuters

Mahathir to update Malaysia’s foreign policy, including on South China Sea and international Muslim cooperation

  • The premier made reference to “powerful countries” imposing their will on smaller nations, saying multilaterism was under threat
  • He has also proposed the non-militarisation of the disputed waterway, and will actively promote the vision within Asean
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Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says the country will “proactively seek to explore new approaches” to foreign policy. Photo: Reuters
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