08 Jan '12, 9pm

Malaysia braces for verdict in Anwar's sodomy trial

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia braced on Monday for a verdict in the politically charged sodomy trial of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, whose supporters have vowed to bring thousands onto the streets of the capital. The judge in the nearly two-year trial that riveted Malaysia and sparked charges of a government set-up to cripple the Anwar-led opposition was to announce the eagerly awaited verdict sometime after 9 am (0100 GMT). It is the second sodomy verdict in a dozen years for Anwar, a former deputy premier in the 1990s who was next in line to head the country's long-ruling government until a spectacular downfall. The charismatic Anwar had been groomed to succeed former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad until a bitter row between them saw Anwar ousted in 1998, beaten and jailed on sodomy and graft charges widely seen as politically motivated. Once the sodomy charge was overturn...

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