1973

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BARISAN NA­SIONAL

The Barisan Na­sional, which is still the rul­ing gov­ern­ment un­til to­day, was cre­ated in 1973 and re­placed the Al­liance Party. The ini­tial three par­ties of the Al­liance (UMNO, MCA and MIC) were joined by re­gional par­ties from Sabah and Sarawak to form a grand coali­tion un­der the lead­er­ship of Prime Min­is­ter Tun Abdul Razak. To­day, there are 13 par­ties in Barisan Na­sional.

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