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Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (centre left) and his wife Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (centre right) attending the dinner with the Malaysian diaspora and students at the New York Hilton Hotel in New York, the United States, on September 22, 2023. — Picture by BERNAMA

PM Anwar meets diaspora, students in New York

NEW YORK, Sept 23 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim attended a dinner with the Malaysian diaspora and students in New York, the United States (US) yesterday.

He was accompanied by his wife Datuk Seri Wan Azizah Wan Ismail at the dinner, which some 1,000 people attended.

Also present were the Malaysian Ambassador to the United States Datuk Nazri Aziz, Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Zambry Abd Kadir, Home Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail, Investment, Trade and Industry (Miti) Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz; Health Minister Dr Zaliha Mustafa, Representative to the United Nations Datuk Ahmad Faisal Muhamad, as well as several MPs and government officials.

Anwar, who arrived in the city on Thursday (September 20), earlier had delivered Malaysia’s National Statement at the 78th United Nations General Assembly.

There are an estimated 25,000 Malaysians residing in the US.

— Bernama

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