Malaysia’s Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah pictured at his meeting with opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim earlier this week. Photo: Ikhsan Istana Negara/BERNAMA/dpa Malaysia’s Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah pictured at his meeting with opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim earlier this week. Photo: Ikhsan Istana Negara/BERNAMA/dpa
Malaysia’s Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah pictured at his meeting with opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim earlier this week. Photo: Ikhsan Istana Negara/BERNAMA/dpa

Is Malaysia’s king taking sides in the current political turmoil?

  • Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah issued a fresh statement on Friday urging calm following a meeting with Anwar Ibrahim earlier in the week
  • Political analysts were split on what the king’s intentions were with the statement – and whether it indicated support for PM Muhyiddin Yassin

Topic |   Malaysia
Malaysia’s Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah pictured at his meeting with opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim earlier this week. Photo: Ikhsan Istana Negara/BERNAMA/dpa Malaysia’s Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah pictured at his meeting with opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim earlier this week. Photo: Ikhsan Istana Negara/BERNAMA/dpa
Malaysia’s Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah pictured at his meeting with opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim earlier this week. Photo: Ikhsan Istana Negara/BERNAMA/dpa
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