Analyst to Muhyiddin: Emulate ex-South Korean president to resolve political crisis

Kow Gah Chie


Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin could emulate the late South Korean President Kim Young-Sam in order to avoid Perikatan Nasional (PN) government from falling after Umno declined to be part of the ruling coalition.

Speaking with Malaysiakini, political scientist Wong Chin Huat said Muhyiddin could split Umno by persuading the dissident lawmakers to continue to support him...

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