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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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He greeted the crowd with his trademark charm and thanked both LUMS Pro-Chancellor Syed Babar Ali and LUMS Rector Abdul Razak Dawood for joining the alumni at their annual homecoming.
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Malaysian Prime Minister Dato' Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak left Bahrain yesterday, wrapping up an official visit during which he met His Majesty King Hamad and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier.
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Jeddah, Shawwal 2, 1438, Jun 26, 2017, SPA -- Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has received a telephone call from Prime Minister Mohammad Najib Abdul Razak of Malaysia who congratulated him on the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud's order selecting him as the Crown Prince and appointing him as the Deputy Premier with his continuation as the Minister of Defense.