Malaysian Leader Najib’s Stepson Allegedly Funded U.S. Property Deals With 1MDB Money
BRADLEY HOPE and
Mr. Najib has said the money he received was a legitimate donation from Saudi Arabiaand that most of it was returned. Malaysia’s attorney general agreed the money came from Saudi Arabia legally and cleared Mr. Najib of wrongdoing.
The FBI also is investigatingtens of millions of dollars of real-estate purchases by an associate of Mr. Aziz, a Malaysian businessman named Jho Low, according to people familiar with the FBI’s probes.