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Aliran Online
Lim Guan Eng arrested, charged: Malaysia on trial againthe subject of investigations in seven countries. Having witnessed how former
Lim Guan Eng arrested, charged: Malaysia on trial again
Aliran Online / Posted 30 minutes ago
the subject of investigations in seven countries. Having witnessed how former Parliamentary Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim had been charged in court, found guilty and jailed first in Sodomy I and then Sodomy II; how the late DAP... Read more
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DW
Malaysian opposition figure cries foul over indictment |and that most of it was returned. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray s
Malaysian opposition figure cries foul over indictment |
DW / Posted 50 minutes ago
and that most of it was returned. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray since the jailing of former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim for sodomy last year. The three-party Pakatan Rakyat alliance, which was already barely effectual before Anwar... Read more
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Aliran Online
Guan Eng’s arrest shows ongoing persecution of oppositionpolitical leaders leading up to the 14th general election – with the first ‘cas
Guan Eng’s arrest shows ongoing persecution of opposition
Aliran Online / Posted an hour ago
political leaders leading up to the 14th general election – with the first ‘casualty’ being de-facto Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim. The Najib administration is responsible for the further disintegration of constitutional guarantees – free... Read more
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iafrica.com
Malaysian leader charged with corruptionoffence had been committed. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray since t
Malaysian leader charged with corruption
iafrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
offence had been committed. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray since the jailing of former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim for sodomy last year. The three-party Pakatan Rakyat alliance, which was already weak before Anwar went to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruptionoffence had been committed. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray since t
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruption
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 hours ago
offence had been committed. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray since the jailing of former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim for sodomy last year. The three-party Pakatan Rakyat alliance, which was already weak before Anwar went to... Read more
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Rappler
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruptionoffense had been committed. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray since t
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruption
Rappler / Posted 3 hours ago
offense had been committed. Malaysia's opposition has been in disarray since the jailing of former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim for sodomy last year. The three-party Pakatan Rakyat alliance, which was already weak before Anwar went to... Read more
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Tony Pua
As GE14 approaches, the Najib administration is abusing all its paws of power to politically persecute Opposition leaders in order to stay in powerby-elections. The Prime Minister is seizing the opportunity further weaken the
As GE14 approaches, the Najib administration is abusing all its paws of power to politically persecute Opposition leaders in order to stay in power
Tony Pua / Posted 5 hours ago
by-elections. The Prime Minister is seizing the opportunity further weaken the opposition after imprisoning Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim, before possibly calling for an early election next year. This is not the first time Lim Guan Eng is being... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Anwar allowed to expunge corruption, sodomy convictions in Utusan’s defenceKUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today allowed an application by Datuk Seri An
Anwar allowed to expunge corruption, sodomy convictions in Utusan’s defence
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today allowed an application by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to expunge paragraphs on his corruption and sodomy convictions in the statement of defence filed by Utusan Melayu (M) Bhd in a defamation suit filed by the... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Malaysian PM Reshuffles Cabinet, Consolidates Powerbut in the past he has been regarded with distrust by many. He was a one-time a
Malaysian PM Reshuffles Cabinet, Consolidates Power
Asia Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
but in the past he has been regarded with distrust by many. He was a one-time ally of the now-imprisoned opposition chief Anwar Ibrahim but returned to UMNO after Anwar, then Finance Minister, fell from power. He is looked on as a loose cannon by... Read more
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DW
A caricaturist on trial can't help but laugh |on multiple occasions. Now, after taking to Twitter to criticize the last year
A caricaturist on trial can't help but laugh |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
on multiple occasions. Now, after taking to Twitter to criticize the last year sodomy conviction of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, he's also facing up to 43 years in prison. Dark times for press freedom Zunar's work has won awards abroad... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
One year after 1MDB scandal, Najib takes Malaysia on ‘lurch toward dictatorship’ « Demi Rakyatcritics, curbed investigations, and cracked down on media reporting of the affa
One year after 1MDB scandal, Najib takes Malaysia on ‘lurch toward dictatorship’ « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 3 days ago
critics, curbed investigations, and cracked down on media reporting of the affair. With former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim jailed since February 2015 on politically-tinged sodomy charges, Najib now towers over the country. “Najib’s... Read more
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Rappler
A year after 1MDB: Malaysian premier takes hardline turncritics, curbed investigations, and cracked down on media reporting of the affa
A year after 1MDB: Malaysian premier takes hardline turn
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
critics, curbed investigations, and cracked down on media reporting of the affair. With former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim jailed since February 2015 on politically-tinged sodomy charges, Najib now towers over the country. "Najib's... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Dr M blames Najib for Anwar's detentionMohamad has reiterated that he has nothing against former deputy prime minister
Dr M blames Najib for Anwar's detention
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Mohamad has reiterated that he has nothing against former deputy prime minister turned opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, who is currently serving a five-year jail term for a sodomy conviction. "I have nothing against him now. It... Read more
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The Star
Set aside differences for GE14, Anwar tells oppositionPETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has advised his colleagues in the Oppos
Set aside differences for GE14, Anwar tells opposition
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has advised his colleagues in the Opposition to “take a hard look at our weaknesses” following defeats in the Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar by-elections. In a letter he sent from Sungai Buloh prison where he... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Mesej dari Penjara : Pesanan mengenai PRK Sg Besar dan Kuala Kangsar « Demi Rakyatwalhal mereka hanya memegang kuasa demi kuasa. Jika kita bersatu demi rakyat, k
Mesej dari Penjara : Pesanan mengenai PRK Sg Besar dan Kuala Kangsar « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 5 days ago
walhal mereka hanya memegang kuasa demi kuasa. Jika kita bersatu demi rakyat, kita akan berjaya. Message from Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim on the recent by-election results. To the Malaysian public, and my friends and colleagues in the... Read more
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Aliran Online
It's the incumbent government - not Najib - that won in by-electionswas not born out of a long struggle for democracy or justice. It was born in th
It's the incumbent government - not Najib - that won in by-elections
Aliran Online / Posted 5 days ago
was not born out of a long struggle for democracy or justice. It was born in the aftermath of the sudden loss of power for Anwar Ibrahim. So apart from some really hard-core accountability enthusiasts such as Rafizi, the rest appear little... Read more
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Daily News
Six indicted for Sri Lankan cricket team attackattack case. During an in-camera proceedings on Wednesday held at Kot Lakhpat
Six indicted for Sri Lankan cricket team attack
Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
attack case. During an in-camera proceedings on Wednesday held at Kot Lakhpat Jail all the suspects; Obaidullah, Javed Anwar, Ibrahim Khalil, Abdul Wahab, Zubair and Adnan Arshad, pleaded not guilty. The first three suspects were on bail while... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
PKR Iban land rights activist shot deadNasional and independents, Jou @ Peter Jelin and Austin Sigi Melu. In a joint-
PKR Iban land rights activist shot dead
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 days ago
Nasional and independents, Jou @ Peter Jelin and Austin Sigi Melu. In a joint-statement, PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and party president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail expressed its condolences to the family and prayed that... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Outpouring of sorrow, outrage from Opposition leaders for Bill Kayongleaders on both federal and state levels call for justice and mourn a dedicated
Outpouring of sorrow, outrage from Opposition leaders for Bill Kayong
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
leaders on both federal and state levels call for justice and mourn a dedicated colleague. PKR de-facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail called for those involved in the heinous crime to be traced,... Read more
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The Star
Amanah’s dependence on DAP a political mistake, says MCAamongst the Malays that even a strong party like PAS and a strong personality l
Amanah’s dependence on DAP a political mistake, says MCA
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
amongst the Malays that even a strong party like PAS and a strong personality like (former Opposition leader) Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim cannot stomach. “What more a breakaway party from PAS whose political credibility is yet to be established.... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Reform Recedes in Malaysia as Voters Abandon Oppositionis caught in a broad economic slowdown as a result of falling commodity and cru
Reform Recedes in Malaysia as Voters Abandon Opposition
Asia Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
is caught in a broad economic slowdown as a result of falling commodity and crude oil prices. With Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim in prison on sexual deviance charges that many human rights critics have denounced as rigged, his own Parti... Read more
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The Star
Dr M: I’m tempted but street protest not my wayhe was part of PAS leadership. During his 22-year tenure, Dr Mahathir was know
Dr M: I’m tempted but street protest not my way
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
he was part of PAS leadership. During his 22-year tenure, Dr Mahathir was known to crack down on street rallies especially during the 'reformasi' years which were triggered after his then deputy Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was sacked from the Cab... Read more
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The Star
Azmin downplays Anwar’s second letterKUALA KANGSAR: PKR has moved to downplay a second letter from prison by Datuk S
Azmin downplays Anwar’s second letter
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
KUALA KANGSAR: PKR has moved to downplay a second letter from prison by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, which again warns party leaders of working too closely with his nemesis, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Party deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali said the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim sentenced to five years' jail for sodomyAnwar Ibrahim: Malaysian opposition leader loses final appeal to sodomy convict
Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim sentenced to five years' jail for sodomy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Anwar Ibrahim: Malaysian opposition leader loses final appeal to sodomy conviction, sentenced to five years' jail Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has lost his final appeal against a conviction and been sentenced to five years in jailfor... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Anwar sends another anti-Mahathir letterPETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has sent a second letter from prison ca
Anwar sends another anti-Mahathir letter
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has sent a second letter from prison cautioning against party leaders being too close to his nemesis Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. The latest missive, described as a "personal letter", was specifically addressed to... Read more
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The Star
Anwar sends second letter from prisonPETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) has sent a second letter from pri
Anwar sends second letter from prison
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) has sent a second letter from prison cautioning against party leaders being too close to his nemesis Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. The latest missive, described as a "personal letter", was specifically... Read more
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The Star
Kit Siang and Hadi in heated exchangeRakyat. In his latest salvo, DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang claimed that the PAS pr
Kit Siang and Hadi in heated exchange
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
Rakyat. In his latest salvo, DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang claimed that the PAS president had refused to accept Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim as Pakatan’s candidate for Prime Minister as he himself wanted to be the premier. “When (Datuk Seri Abdul)... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Mahathir, Pakatan Harapan just using each other – ShaberyDAP’s objectives after they had used PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang
Dr Mahathir, Pakatan Harapan just using each other – Shabery
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
DAP’s objectives after they had used PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang and former opposition head Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. He added that the involvement of PAS and Amanah in both by-elections was not to defeat the Barisan Nasional... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
Update For May 2016 : Day 489 of Anwar Ibrahim in prison « Demi RakyatToday marks day 489 of Anwar Ibrahim in prison. In May 2016 the trend of gross
Update For May 2016 : Day 489 of Anwar Ibrahim in prison « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 18 days ago
Today marks day 489 of Anwar Ibrahim in prison. In May 2016 the trend of gross abuse of power by the Malaysian government continues while Anwar remains languished in prison for daring to fight for a change. Suppression continues The Malaysian... Read more
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The Star
Mahathir makes appearance at Sungai Besarcountry," he said. He then made a public endorsement for Azhar, who earlier si
Mahathir makes appearance at Sungai Besar
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
country," he said. He then made a public endorsement for Azhar, who earlier signed the Citizen's Declaration. Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim recently cautioned the opposition to be wary in any alliance with Dr Mahathir Citizen’s Declaration initi... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Malaysian By-elections Likely to Justify Najib Leadershipthe Chinese-dominated Democratic Action Party, the moderate Malay Parti Keadila
Malaysian By-elections Likely to Justify Najib Leadership
Asia Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
the Chinese-dominated Democratic Action Party, the moderate Malay Parti Keadilan Rakyat headed by the since-jailed leader Anwar Ibrahim, and PAS, the coalition came apart last year over PAS’s push for hudud in Kelantan. The common wisdom in... Read more
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asianage
Growing pressure on Malaysian authorities over handling of paedophile casebe launched," said Nurul Izzah Anwar, a member of parliament for the opposition
Growing pressure on Malaysian authorities over handling of paedophile case
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
be launched," said Nurul Izzah Anwar, a member of parliament for the opposition PKR and also the daughter of jailed leader Anwar Ibrahim. Nurul Izzah said results of the investigation must be presented to parliament. "A serious breach of security... Read more
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The Star
Surendran seeks to set aside chargecommitted the offence at the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya in his capacity as
Surendran seeks to set aside charge
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
committed the offence at the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya in his capacity as the counsel for Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. Surendran is accused of committing sedition by saying that the Sodomy 2 proceedings against Anwar were “an... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Malaysian authorities pressed over delay in case of 'UK's worst paedophile'be launched," said Nurul Izzah Anwar, a member of Parliament for the opposition
Malaysian authorities pressed over delay in case of 'UK's worst paedophile'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
be launched," said Nurul Izzah Anwar, a member of Parliament for the opposition PKR and also the daughter of jailed leader Anwar Ibrahim. "A serious breach of security of our borders, religious institutions and havens for underprivileged children... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Judge recuses himself from Anwar's caseKuala Lumpur: The High Court judge who was to preside over the application by D
Judge recuses himself from Anwar's case
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 27 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: The High Court judge who was to preside over the application by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his family for leave for judicial review against Sungai Buloh Prison has recused himself from the case. Justice Datuk Hanipah Farikullah made... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Judge in Anwar’s judicial review application recuses himselfKUALA LUMPUR: The High Court judge who was to preside over the application by D
Judge in Anwar’s judicial review application recuses himself
The Borneo Post / Posted 28 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court judge who was to preside over the application by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his family for leave for judicial review against Sungai Buloh Prison has recused himself from the case. Justice Datuk Hanipah Farikullah made... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Anwar's faction out to clip MB's wings?supporting Khalid during the 2014 Selangor Menteri Besar crisis. Many of those
Anwar's faction out to clip MB's wings?
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 days ago
supporting Khalid during the 2014 Selangor Menteri Besar crisis. Many of those who were seen as party adviser Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Dr Wan Azizah loyalists have now joined Camp Azmin. If in the past, PKR was all about Anwar, his release... Read more
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Aliran Online
Travel ban marks escalation of government's crackdown on dissentfor tweets criticising a Federal Court decision. Earlier this month, Nurul Izz
Travel ban marks escalation of government's crackdown on dissent
Aliran Online / Posted 29 days ago
for tweets criticising a Federal Court decision. Earlier this month, Nurul Izzah Anwar, a political activist and the daughter of opposition figure Anwar Ibrahim was banned from entering Sarawak, the semi-autonomous state, ahead of elections... Read more
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The Star
Nur Jazlan: Pakatan is a hopeless pactor 'pakatan tak boleh harap (an unreliable pact)'. "The DAP cannot get along w
Nur Jazlan: Pakatan is a hopeless pact
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
or 'pakatan tak boleh harap (an unreliable pact)'. "The DAP cannot get along with PAS. PKR is basically (Datuk Seri) Anwar (Ibrahim)'s family against the rest. They cannot get along, so how can they 'pakat (form a pact)?' "They cannot even... Read more
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The Star
Will mentri besar jinx strike Azmin too?supporting Khalid during the 2014 Selangor mentri besar crisis. Many of those
Will mentri besar jinx strike Azmin too?
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
supporting Khalid during the 2014 Selangor mentri besar crisis. Many of those who were seen as party adviser Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Dr Wan Azizah loyalists have now joined Camp Azmin. If in the past, PKR was all about Anwar, his release... Read more
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The Star
Citizens’ Declaration against spirit of PKR, says party’s FT chiefformed. What we want is to have a justice system for the people and at the same
Citizens’ Declaration against spirit of PKR, says party’s FT chief
The Star / Posted a month ago
formed. What we want is to have a justice system for the people and at the same time to call for the release of Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim,” he said. “In the Citizens’ Declaration, nothing has been mentioned about the original spirit of the party... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
‘Talibanization’ for Malaysia?for hudud in Kelantan for decades. But over the past couple of years, as the op
‘Talibanization’ for Malaysia?
Asia Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
for hudud in Kelantan for decades. But over the past couple of years, as the opposition headed by now-imprisoned leader Anwar Ibrahim gained popularity, sources in Kuala Lumpur have said, Najib saw a behind-the-scenes embrace of hudud as a way... Read more
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The Star
Smooth sailing for top brasshave occurred since. Party stalwart Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat has passed on,
Smooth sailing for top brass
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
have occurred since. Party stalwart Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat has passed on, and PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is no longer holding court with his crowd-pulling speeches. There is now also Parti Amanah Negara (PAN), the... Read more
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