FBI seizure of Equanimity superyacht creates media splash in US


Rachel Maddow of MSNBC looks at a bizarre corruption scandal connected to a Donald Trump fundraiser and other new characters and developments Americans are learning about, suggesting that Robert Mueller’s Trump Russia investigation is far from over.

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Jeda Lim

Look at ros.. ugly…

Adam Kow Abdullah Kow

Please sue

Goh Beow Hock

Why don’t they announce who is MO1 n the rest will be history

Pro Lim
Pro Lim

Not now as there sre still many Thieves n Robbers around. Wait for New Government sworn in after GE14 by midyear 18. Will lisise with Swiss authority very soon.

Henry Ooi

Why we allow them to spread the fake news.

John Fam

YouTube trending # 1 this clip

Kokkeong Chan

Our IGP said the yatch has nothing to do with Malaysia Government since Jho Low has no link to 1MDB. Start crying, everyone!

Lihao Yeong

Hey isn’t that Mr. Emm Ou… never mind 🙄

Yong Tan

Seems to be an unshameful family not having self respect, dignity and compassion! Worst than Mugabe family.

Lim Heng Hin

Fake News! We are innocent, please!! !

Joseph Gerard

Wow! Multi billion thief. What a title. What a disgrace.

Roland Lau

in Malaysia the govt controlled black out the news of the fat boy detained sampan in Indonesia.

Pau Kar Liau

What’s wrong with the hair? Ugly leh…

Christine Xavier-gordon

She actually called the instigators of this Heist criminals! So far only Singapore has actually made collaborators criminals. The instigators so far have not been in court.

Sharon UH Cheah

So the US public benefits from monies stolen from the ordinary Malaysian. #screwedallround

Tengku JW

Malaysia robber couple so…famous!

Gordon YK Liew

He went to US promoting to Trump he will strengthen US economy, and he did as Americans now is feeling the stimulus package he suggested… Giving free monies to Americans… 🤣🤣🤣

Billy Joshua Chew

MCMC will be turning red face as they can’t say ‘Fake news’ as the whole world already knew our dark secrets

Arul Selvan Jeyaraj

Thanks #MO1…!!!

Quah Cheow Chye

Mo1 is described by The Economist as “venal.” The word according to the dictionary: showing or motivated by susceptibility to bribery; corrupt.

Kam Chee Ng

What a,nice picture,but this kind of moment won’t be long

Norazman Aidros

What a huge shame to us Malaysians!

Astilbe Merisioux

Yes!!! Spread it, this came in today