this is the first of several cases, there was the equivalent of about 9.3 million euros have been diverted from the state Fund "1Malaysia Development Berhad" (1MDB) and the private account of the former heads of government directed. Najib wants to appeal against the judgment.
Najib was installed as the Minister of Finance 1MDB contained. He denies any wrongdoing and has consistently said that he had been led by fraudulent financial advisers, is misleading.
According to the verdict reading of Najib defender Muhammad Shafee argued for extenuating circumstances, and said, Najib had other übervertraut with 1MDB persons in charge "". The Prosecutor, however, stressed that the case, bring the country into the reputation of a "kleptocracy". Najib will have to pay according to the verdict, and 42 million Euro penalty. He is not, this can threaten a further period of five years in prison.Updated Date: 28 July 2020, 08:19