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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar Face Systematic Atrocities: Najib Razak Malaysian PM

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar Face Systematic Atrocities: Najib Razak Malaysian PM

“Actually, it is done in a planned manner so that they are tortured, discriminated, killed and raped,” Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said.

The UN has already described Rohingya Muslims as the “most persecuted minority group in the world.”

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Mas Ermieyati Samsudin Says Jamal Yunos Not ‘Liability’ to Umno

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Mas Ermieyati Samsudin Says Jamal Yunos Not ‘Liability’ to Umno

Puteri Umno chief Mas Ermieyati Samsudin: “I saw his role in Sungai Besar by-election June 2016 and how he moved the party machinery. It was effective.”

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Two Malaysians Leave North Korea, Talks on to Lift Travel Ban

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Two Malaysians Leave North Korea, Talks on to Lift Travel Ban

“Diplomatic relations between Malaysia and North Korea will not be severed, as we need to continue communicating with them to find a solution,” Najib said.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Yemenis Arrested Ahead of Saudi King Salman’s Visit

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Yemenis Arrested Ahead of Saudi King Salman’s Visit

Yemenis were arrested in Serdang and Cyberjaya – near the capital Kuala Lumpur – for suspected links to a Yemeni insurgent group, Malaysian police had said.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Doan Thi Huong, Siti Aishah Charged With Kim Jong-nam’s Murder, Leave Court in Bullet-Proof Vests

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Doan Thi Huong, Siti Aishah Charged With Kim Jong-nam’s Murder, Leave Court in Bullet-Proof Vests

Siti Aishah, a 25-year-old mother of one from Jakarta, and Doan Thi Huong, 28, from rural northern Vietnam, could be hanged if they are convicted for the killing of Kim Jong Nam at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Feb. 13.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Kim Jong Nam’s Murder: North Korean Man Arrested

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Kim Jong Nam’s Murder: North Korean Man Arrested

Kim Jong Nam died this week after being assaulted at Kuala Lumpur International Airport with what was thought to be a fast-acting poison. South Korean and U.S. officials have said he was assassinated by North Korean agents.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Kim Jong Nam’s Murder: Third Suspect Arrested

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Kim Jong Nam’s Murder: Third Suspect Arrested

Malaysian police made a third arrest on Thursday in hunt for people involved in the murder of Kim Jong Nam.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Police Arrests Second Woman in Suspected Assassination Kim Jong Nam

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Police Arrests Second Woman in Suspected Assassination Kim Jong Nam

Malaysian police detained a second woman suspected of involvement in assassination of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Police Detains Woman in Connection With Kim Jong Nam Murder

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Police Detains Woman in Connection With Kim Jong Nam Murder

Kim Jong Nam was known to spend a significant amount of time outside North Korea, traveling in Macau and Hong Kong as well as mainland China, and has been caught in the past using forged travel documents.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Najib Razak Sends Aid for Muslim Rohingyas in Myanmar

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Najib Razak Sends Aid for Muslim Rohingyas in Myanmar

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak sent a ship carrying tonnes of food and emergency supplies to Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, saying their suffering would not be ignored.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Adenan Satem Passes Away

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Adenan Satem Passes Away

Adenan Satem, the veteran chief minister of the Malaysian state of Sarawak, died of a heart attack. There was no official confirmation of the cause.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Rohingya Muslims Faces Genocide, PM Razak Seeks Urgent Foreign Help

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Rohingya Muslims Faces Genocide, PM Razak Seeks Urgent Foreign Help

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak called on the United Nations, International Criminal Court and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation to intervene.

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MALAYSIA POLITICS: Maria Chin Abdullah Released

MALAYSIA POLITICS: Maria Chin Abdullah Released

Maria Chin Abdullah was arrested before a protest rally organized by the group saw Malaysians marching in the capital to demand Najib’s resignation.

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