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Police prepare to load confiscated items into a truck in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Friday after a raid on a condominium belonging to former Prime Minister Najib Razak. AP hide caption

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Jailed former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim gestures before speaking to the media after his return home following his release from hospital in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday following his royal pardon. Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Malaysia's opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim can return to politics as soon as he is pardoned by the country's king. He's been in prison for sodomy since 2015. Olivia Harris/Reuters hide caption

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Mahathir Mohamad reacts as he speaks during a news conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Thursday, after his surprise victory. Andy Wong/AP hide caption

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In Election Upset, Malaysia's Mahathir Returns To Power After 15 Years

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Kim Jong Nam had been critical of North Korea's dynastic rule. Kim Jong Un, who inherited the leadership in 2011, was believed to have issued a standing order for his brother's execution. Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images hide caption

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A van believed to be carrying the body of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader, leaves the forensics wing of a hospital in Kuala Lumpur Thursday. Malaysia released the body along with men who had been questioned over Kim's death. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A North Korean Embassy staff member asked Malaysian police if he was allowed to leave the embassy grounds in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday. Malaysia banned North Korean citizens from leaving the country after North Korea issued an exit ban for 11 Malaysian citizens in North Korea. Vincent Thian/AP hide caption

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The North Korean flag flaps behind barbed wire at the North Korean Embassy on Sunday in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ri Tong Il (left), former North Korean deputy ambassador to the United Nations, speaks to reporters on Tuesday outside the North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. AP hide caption

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Members of Malaysia's hazardous materials team conduct a decontamination operation at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Sunday. Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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