Opposition fears amid Malaysia campaigning

Claims that deep-rooted ties between ruling party and agencies conducting election mean unfair contest.

Last Modified: 20 Apr 2013 12:11
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Campaigning is under way in what could be Malaysia's closest election in years.

The ruling party has been in power for 56 years - since the country's independence.

But the opposition claims that over the decades a strong relationship between the party and government agencies tasked with conducting the election leaves them at a disadvantage.

Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Kuala Lumpur.



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