Saudi king's visit vindicates PM on RM2.6b donation, says academic

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Saudi Arabian King Salman Abdul Aziz Al Saud's visit to Malaysia has put to rest the opposition's slander regarding the RM2.6 billion donation for Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak.

"Previously, there was a leader who said that even a mad Arab would not give such a colossal sum. But the presence of King Salman is sufficient to prove Najib was telling the truth that the RM2.6 billion was a donation from the Saudi royal family.

"I am certain the donation was given based on Najib's efforts and achievements in upholding Islam in Malaysia and globally," academic Hanafiah Harun told Umno Online.

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