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Abdul Razak,

(äb`do͝ol rä`zäk), 1922–76, prime minister of Malaysia (1970–76). Elected to the national legislature in 1959, he was deputy prime minister and minister of defense from 1959 to 1970. In 1970, he became prime minister, foreign minister, and defense minister, succeeding Tunku Abdul RahmanAbdul Rahman, Tunku,
, 1903–90, Malaysian political leader. A prince (tunku), he was the fifth son of Sultan Abdul Halim Shah of Kedah and was educated in England at Cambridge. Abdul Rahman entered the Kedah state civil service in 1931.
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. While attempting to reduce racial tensions, he promoted Malay economic control, Islam and the Malay language. He died in office. Najib RazakNajib Razak
or Najib Tun Razak
, 1958–, Malaysian politician. A Malay, he is a member of a prominent political family, the son of Malaysia's second prime minister, Abdul Razak, and the nephew of its third, Hussein Onn.
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 is his son.

Razak, Abdul:

see Abdul RazakAbdul Razak,
, 1922–76, prime minister of Malaysia (1970–76). Elected to the national legislature in 1959, he was deputy prime minister and minister of defense from 1959 to 1970.
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Federal Court Judge Russell Zinn concluded that Abdul Razak is a "prisoner in a foreign land".
The Consul General pointed out that Malaysia has successfully become middle-income country and the goal under the Prime Minister Dato Sri Najib Tun Abdul Razak is to be a developed nation by 2020 and be also ranked at the 10th largest trading nation in the world by that time i.
Dato' Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak will call on President Pratibha Devisingh Patil at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received here today Prime Minister of Malaysia Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak and the accompanying delegation.
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Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia, one of the speakers the plenary welcome session, highlighted the summit as one of the global drivers of renewable energy development around the globe in pursuit of environmental sustainability.
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Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak clinched the ruling party's presidential post, putting him on a clear path to take over from beleaguered Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi next March, newspapers reported Monday.
The facility for up to 60 million barrels of crude oil will be located in Tanjung Piai in Johor state," Malaysian Prime Minister Mohammad Najib Abdul Razak said at the signing ceremony in Kuala Lumpur with General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
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Mina, Dhu-AlHijjah 11, 1432, Nov 7, 2011, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received today a telephone call from Prime Minister Mohamed Najib bin Abdul Razak of Malaysia.
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