OUTGOING MALAYSIAN PM MAHATHIR MOHAMAD WAVES GOODBYE TO SUPPORTERS
AFTER LEAVING OFFICE IN PUTRAJAYA....
Outgoing Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (C) bades farewell
to supporters after leaving his office in Putrajaya October 31, 2003.
Mahathir Mohamad, one of Asia's longest-serving and most controversial
leaders, retired on Friday to a mix of Asian praise and Western silence
after an international outcry over his remarks about Jews.