17 May '18, 2am

Mahathir 'compassionate', Najib's fall from grace 'karma', says Anwar

KUALA LUMPUR: It has been mere hours since Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim was released from prison custody . After a marathon day of meeting with the Malaysian king, bidding emotional farewells to the guards he says were kind to him and addressing a packed news conference , Anwar excused himself for an appointment he could not miss - ice cream with his young grandchildren. Advertisement Anwar Ibrahim spending time with his family. (Photo: Sumisha Naidu) These are the ordinary moments Anwar is trying to savour. But three years after he first entered prison on a sodomy conviction, nothing is ordinary about Malaysia. Just that morning, for instance, he walked free, ahead of schedule but no longer as an opposition leader. Now, he is the defacto head of a party in government. "It's a new dawn for the country, it's a new experience," he told Channel NewsAsia in an interview at his hom...

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