Monday, October 13, 2008

Malaysian PM backs Najib over Mongolia murder case

Malaysian PM backs heir over Mongolia murder case

Malaysia's Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi on Monday defended his deputy, who is slated to take power next year, against allegations that he interfered in a high-profile murder case.

"I can't believe that he would be involved in abuse of power," Abdullah told reporters after a political website published an SMS exchange over the case allegedly between deputy prime minister Najib Razak and a lawyer.

"I believe in him that he would be a good person, he would be prime minister and provide leadership," Abdullah added.

source: Malaysian PM backs heir over Mongolia murder case

other related stories:
  1. Trust Najib, disregard Altantuya allegations: PM Malaysia Kini, Malaysia
  2. Pak Lah backs Najib on latest allegations Malaysia Today, Malaysia
  3. 13-10-2008:- PM doubts allegation Najib abused power The Edge Daily, Malaysia
  4. Abdullah Wants Umno Members To Support Najib As Umno President Bernama, Malaysia