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Stories with person: Anwar Ibrahim
  • UN group says Malaysia Anwar's jailing politically motivated 
    Updated: Nov-02-15 3:07 pm

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Imprisoned Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim was prosecuted for political reasons and should be released, a U.N. body concluded after reviewing the case widely seen as politically motivated. The government rejected the findings and called for the legal process to be respected.