18 iunie 2019

Malaysia’s Defense Corruption Challenge in the Spotlight

thediplomat.com

Last week, Malaysia’s defense ministry lodged a report with the country’s anti-graft agency over a previous non-delivery of helicopters. While the helicopter scandal is just one of several of such cases that the Southeast Asian state has exposed, it has once again put the spotlight on the future of Malaysia’s defense policy under the new Pakatan Harapan (PH) government, which took power following a shock election outcome last May. Corruption is among the many issues that Malaysia has been [...]