Malaysia's Najib drops lawsuits against top 1MDB investigators

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia's former premier Najib Razak on Monday dropped three civil suits against investigators of a multi-billion dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB, two weeks after he filed the applications.

Najib and his family have faced intense scrutiny since a shock defeat in a May election by his former mentor-turned-foe, Mahathir Mohamad, who reopened an investigation into 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) after becoming prime minister.Najib's applications came days before he was arrested and charged over suspicious transactions.....

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