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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Friday denied news reports that nearly $700 million were funneled from an indebted state investment fund into his personal accounts.
Burundi's parliamentary elections on Monday were not fair or free and human rights were violated, the United Nations said on Thursday. In Washington, the State Department said the United States suspended several security assistance programs it had with Burundi. Burundi has been locked in its worst political crisis since its civil war ended a decade ago, with protests erupting in late April against President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid to seek a third term in office.
The poll by the Alco institute said 44.8 percent of Greeks intend to vote "Yes" and 43.4 percent are for "No" -- making it the first published survey to give a lead to the "Yes" vote ahead of Sunday's ballot.