Ex-Malaysia PM Mahathir to run again for office aged 92
Malaysia's long-serving former prime minister, Mahathir Mohamad, has been chosen once again as a candidate to run for the top job, at the age of 92.
On Sunday, he was picked by the opposition alliance as its prime ministerial candidate for a general election that must be called by August.
Mr Mahathir stepped down as prime minister in 2003. He had served in the post for more than two decades.
If he wins, he will become one of the world's oldest leaders.
In recent years, he has been drawn back into politics because of his vocal opposition to current Prime Minister Najib Razak, who has been... read more
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