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Malaysia's disgraced former leader ninety brother Zack appealing the dock on Wednesday on corruption charges links to a multi billion dollar scandal it's been credited with bringing down his government ten years to the day since he was sworn in as his country's prime minister Rajiv walked into the Kuala Lumpur High Court surrounded by journalists and a handful of supporters , he faced seven charges on Wednesday in the first of a series of criminal proceedings over suspected money laundering of four point five billion dollars from state fund one M. D. B. the trial relates to suspected transfers totaling more than ten million dollars into the cheap bank account from a former unit of one M. D. B. it was due to start last month but was delayed due to an appeal by his lawyer is the jeep has pleaded not guilty to the charges and is consistently denied any wrongdoing he says the charges against him are politically motivated also on Wednesday Malaysia said it would sell a super yacht allegedly board with funds stolen from one in debate as part of an effort to recover the billions lost in the scandal Malaysia's Attorney General saying in a statement the three hundred foot yacht had been bought by casino operator Genting Malaysia four hundred twenty six million dollars the so called equanimity is among assets allegedly bought by the fugitive financier known as Joe's love with money taken from the fund that's according to US and Malaysian investigators lo allegedly paid two hundred and fifty million dollars for the yacht that has a helipad swimming pool and any interior clad in gold leaf at least six countries including Malaysia the United States and Switzerland have been investigating the missing billions from one and DB