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Malaysia swears in new prime minister as Mahathir forced out

Reuters Sunday, 1 March 2020
Malaysia's Muhyiddin Yassin, a Malay nationalist politician backed by the corruption-tarnished former ruling party, was sworn in as prime minister on Sunday after the king picked him to replace 94-year-old Mahathir Mohamad.
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According to Reuters Malaysia’s Muhyiddin Yassin was sworn in as prime minister on Sunday. Muhyiddin is a Malay nationalist politician backed by the corruption-tarnished former ruling party. Muhyiddin was sworn in on Sunday after the king picked him to replace 94-year-old Mahathir Mohamad.

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