Malaysia’s new security law debuts as PM Najib fights critics

(From AFP) Tough new security legislation came into force in Malaysia Monday, with critics saying the “draconian” law threatens democracy and could be used against opponents of the scandal-tainted premier. The National Security Council Act was pushed through parliament in… Read More ›
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Malaysia’s Najib gets new powers amid planned protests over fund scandal

By A. Ananthalakshmi KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak will get sweeping security powers on Monday amid planned protests calling for his resignation over U.S. allegations that millions of dollars from a state fund wound up in his… Read More ›
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