Malaysia's king appoints Muhyiddin Yassin as prime minister

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Published on February 29, 2020 - Duration: 02:25s

Malaysia's king appoints Muhyiddin Yassin as prime minister

Palace announcement trumps Mahathir Mohamad's bid to return to power after his resignation amid political crisis.

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