Malaysian Unrest

NPR's Michael Sullivan reports from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on the unstable rule of Prime Minister Mahathir Mohammed. Demonstrations sparked by the arrest of former Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim are the biggest challenge ever to the hardline rule of Prime Minister Mohammed. Coupled with Malaysia's economic problems, Prime Minister Mahathir's future looks uncertain.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.