Malaysia’s King appoints former Mahathir Mohamad’s interior minister as Prime Minister

Malaysia’s 94-year-old Mahathir Mohamad lost out in the battle to become prime minister on Saturday as the king named former interior minister Muhyiddin Yassin after a week of political turmoil sparked by Mahathir’s resignation. The decision could again reshape politics in the Southeast Asian country less than two years after an alliance of Mahathir, and […]