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'We finally feel vindicated': Najib's critics hail court verdict

Reuters

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Fahmi Reza was once sentenced to jail in Malaysia for portraying former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak as a clown. That image has now been updated and re-posted with "guilty" written across Najib's eyes in red.

As Najib was sentenced to 12 years in jail on Tuesday in the first verdicts against him related to the multi-billion dollar scandal over the 1MDB state fund, Fahmi (photo, above) was among the critics, investigators and journalists who welcomed it with relief.

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