Right to the end, the Malaysian Government has shown itself to be mean spirited and paranoid in its handling of Hamza Kashgari!

Press Statement: 13 February 2012

Right to the end, the Malaysian Government has shown itself to be mean spirited and paranoid in its handling of Hamza Kashgari!

The extradition of Saudi Arabian Blogger and writer Hamza Kashgari, who was extradited back to Saudi Arabia on 12 February after being detained by Malaysian police on 9th February 2012. Right to the end, the Malaysian Government has shown itself to be mean spirited and paranoid in its handling of Hamza Kashgari.

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Street protests are part of human rights and democratic processes

Press Statement: 19 January 2012

Street protests are part of human rights and democratic processes

The Kempen Kebebasan Berhimpun (KKB) committee condemns Minister in the Prime Minister Department Nazri Aziz’s statement that the state will take firm action if BERSIH 3.0 organises any street assembly in near future. We view this statement as a political threat and a form of intimidation towards all Malaysians. Continue reading “Street protests are part of human rights and democratic processes”

SUARAM Urges Police to End Intimidation on The People of Malaysia!

Press statement: 4 January 2012

SUARAM Urges Police to End Intimidation on The People of Malaysia!

SUARAM strongly condemns any attempt by the police or the ruling party to stop the rally ‘901 Free Anwar Campaign’ in Kuala Lumpur to be held on Monday. SUARAM urges the police, ministers and the government under the Najib administration to allow people of Malaysia to practice their fundamental human rights to freedom of assembly and freedom of expression. Continue reading “SUARAM Urges Police to End Intimidation on The People of Malaysia!”