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Najib under fire for golfing in Hawaii as Malaysia faces worst floods in decades

UNDER WATER: The Malaysian government is facing criticism for not declaring a state of emergency to help devastated communities.

Kuala Lumpur

MALAYSIA'S worst flooding in decades forced some 118,000 people to flee as Prime Minister Najib Razak came under fire after photos showed him golfing with US President Barack Obama during the storms.

At least five people have been killed by the rising waters and there...

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