Dr M warns of possible trade sanctions on Malaysia


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  • Monday, 21 Oct 2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters): Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday (Oct 21) his exports-reliant country could be hit with trade sanctions amid rising protectionism highlighted by the US-China tariff war.

Mahathir did not mention the source of possible sanctions on the South-East Asian country, but said he was disappointed that proponents of free trade were now indulging in restrictive trade practices on a "grand scale".

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