Malaysian ex-governor rejects arrested former PM’s accusations

Former Malaysia prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested and charged in regard to 1MDB

Former Malaysian central bank governor Zeti Akhtar Aziz has angrily denied accusations from the country’s ex-prime minister, who was arrested this week on corruption charges.

Najib Razak, who headed Malaysia’s government between 2009 and 2018, was arrested on July 3, and charged the following day with four criminal offences relating to state-owned development fund 1MDB.

The US Department of Justice has alleged that funds worth several billion dollars were stolen from the fund while Najib was

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