Mahathir Mohamad (right) and Anwar Ibrahim are at loggerheads over who should be Malaysia’s next prime minister should their coalition take power. Photo: AFP Mahathir Mohamad (right) and Anwar Ibrahim are at loggerheads over who should be Malaysia’s next prime minister should their coalition take power. Photo: AFP
Mahathir Mohamad (right) and Anwar Ibrahim are at loggerheads over who should be Malaysia’s next prime minister should their coalition take power. Photo: AFP

In Malaysia, Mahathir-Anwar divide sees Pakatan Harapan counter-coup falter

  • The multiracial coalition is seeking to sink the Malay-centric current government of Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, who controversially took power in March
  • But wrangling between the two veteran politicians, now in opposition, over who should be the next prime minister has the plan on the brink of collapse

Topic |   Malaysia
Mahathir Mohamad (right) and Anwar Ibrahim are at loggerheads over who should be Malaysia’s next prime minister should their coalition take power. Photo: AFP Mahathir Mohamad (right) and Anwar Ibrahim are at loggerheads over who should be Malaysia’s next prime minister should their coalition take power. Photo: AFP
Mahathir Mohamad (right) and Anwar Ibrahim are at loggerheads over who should be Malaysia’s next prime minister should their coalition take power. Photo: AFP
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