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Sulu Claim Fiasco: National Imbroglio Made It Worse

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia-On Jan 26, Malaysians breathed a sigh of relief when the government announced that a court in Luxembourg has set aside an attachment order to seize two PETRONAS assets registered in Luxembourg. 

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Law Minister Labels Bar Council's Claims "Baseless, Inaccurate"

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia--Law minister Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar has slammed Malaysian Bar president Karen Cheah for questioning the impartiality of the task force set up to investigate allegations in former attorney general Tommy Thomas’ memoir.

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Wan Junaidi: Dakwaan Majlis Peguam Tidak Berasas

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia--- Kenyataan media yang dibuat oleh Yang DiPertua Majlis Peguam Malaysia, Puan Karen Cheah yang mempersoalkan kesaksamaan dan keupayaan Pasukan Petugas Khas (PPK) Siasatan ke atas Dakwaan-Dakwaan dalam Buku Bertajuk “My Story: Justice in the Wilderness” tulisan bekas Peguam Negara, YBhg. Tan Sri Tommy Thomas melaksanakan tanggungjawab secara tidak berpihak adalah sesuatu yang tidak berasas dan tidak benar sama sekali.

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Is There A Malaysian Deep State?

BANGKOK, Thailand--There has been much discussion about the existence of a deep state within Malaysia. This essay looks at its components. The deep state is not a unified and coordinated mechanism. It is heterogeneous and diverse. It is probably only bound together by a common narrative, sometimes interpreted differently. At different points of time, different aspects of this deep state exercise more power over the others. Other times, there is even conflict between the various elements.

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Jentera UMNO Diarahkan Bersedia Untuk PRN Melaka

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia-- Mesyuarat bulanan Majlis Kerja Tertinggi (MKT) UMNO yang diadakan pada 14 Oktober 2021 di Menara Dato’ Onn PWTC, Kuala Lumpur telah membincangkan antara lain mengenai Pilihan Raya Negeri (PRN) Melaka.
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Power and Corruption within Malaysia’s Leadership

Former Attorney General Tommy Thomas in his recent book, “My Story: Justice in the Wilderness,” suggested that big-time corruption in the Malaysian polity sprang up during the Tun Abdul Razak era – 1970-1976 – that a secret or covert space in government appeared, out of sight of any scrutiny.

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