Najib Razak (centre) walks into the courtroom in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday. Associated Press
The appeal came more than eight months after a high court found Najib guilty of abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering, making him the first Malaysian leader to be convicted. He has said he was misled by rogue bankers and that the case against him is political.
Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak’s third corruption trial opened on Monday, with prosecutors saying Najib had tampered with a government audit of the 1MDB
The case has been widely seen as a test for Malaysia's efforts to stamp out corruption and could have big political implications for the Southeast Asian nation.
The hospital has been established in the southeastern province of Khost to treat the affected people.
The father, 45-year-old Roderick Randall, was arrested and charged with culpable negligence, unlawful possession of a firearm and concealment of evidence, Escambia County Sheriff Chip Simmons said.
Japan braced for its hottest day yet of a record-breaking June heatwave as fears grew about a shortage of electricity to keep air conditioners whirring and PM Fumio Kishida called for a ramp-up of nuclear power use.