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Politics and plague make a noxious mix in Malaysia

SINGAPORE – As Malaysia’s political dysfunction worsens, so too has the country’s health crisis. Successive days of record-shattering Covid-19 caseloads have followed a political rupture between the Perikatan Nasional (PN) coalition government and its largest component party, the United Malays National Organization (UMNO). Daily infections hit an all-time high on Wednesday (July 14) with 11,618 […]