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Malaysia ex-PM, allies to face corruption charges

Malaysia ex-PM, allies to face corruption charges

Malaysia's former leader Najib Razak and two of his allies will face corruption charges Thursday, as authorities target a growing list of figures linked to the scandal-plagued old regime.

Former aide to Malaysian ex-PM Najib detained

Former aide to Malaysian ex-PM Najib detained

A former aide to disgraced Malaysian ex-prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested in connection to the 1MDB corruption scandal, local media reported.

Suspected Islamist militants free 93 prisoners in central Mali

Suspected Islamist militants free 93 prisoners in central Mali

Suspected Islamist militants freed 93 prisoners during an attack on a jail in the central Mali town of Niono early on Tuesday, officials said.