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The ousted Malaysian government pressured Air Asia to cancel 120 flights to stop people voting in a historic election

Air Asia’s CEO claims the airline was pressured to cancel flights carrying 26,000 extra voters to last week’s election. Tony Fernandes said the airline was “summoned” by Malaysia’s independent aviation body after facing “intense pressure” from the prime minister’s office to fire an executive who supported the opposition alliance. Fernandes […]
The ousted Malaysian government pressured Air Asia to cancel 120 flights to stop people voting in a historic election