Rescue teams struggled Saturday to reach inundated areas of northeast Malaysia as victims accused the government of being slow to provide assistance after the country`s worst flooding in decades.
Malaysia said on Thursday that the remains of 16 victims aboard downed Flight MH17 will repatriated on August 22, declaring it a day of national mourning.
Malaysia declared a national day of mourning on August 22, when 16 bodies from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, downed over eastern Ukraine last month, are set to arrive from the Netherlands.
Malaysia on Wednesday said the pro-Russian separatists did not get anything in return for handing over Malaysia Airlines flight MH17`s black boxes and the remains of victims.
Thousands of opposition supporters in Malaysia on Saturday gathered here demanding poll reforms ahead of the general elections due within months.
Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin insists he was not being racist when he said he was Malay first and Malaysian second.
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak`s own deputy has been embroiled in a controversy after saying that he was a “Malay first, then a Malaysian”.
Day in Pics: 1st February
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