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Ashamed, saddened and grieving

This morning I was asked how I feel about the announcement by Home Minister Muhyiddin Yassin that a special committee will be formed as a response to Suhakam’s conclusion that “Special Branch, Bukit Aman, abducted and disappeared Amri Che Mat

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Disappointed, IGP confirmed PDRM cooperation into Suhakam inquiry

KUALA LUMPUR: Inspector General of Police Tan Sri Fuzi Harun was clearly disappointed with the National Human Rights Commission’s assertion that the men in blue were not cooperative in the inquiry on the disappearance of Pastor Raymond Koh and social

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Caged prepared to face ex-IGP Khalid’s legal suit over allegations

By: K Pragalath PUCHONG: Human rights NGO, Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) and human rights advocacy group Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (Caged) are prepared to face any legal challenges from former IGP, Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar. “We are happy to

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‘Suhakam accepts hearsay evidence, Dr Mahathir’

KUALA LUMPUR: National Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) commissioner Mah Weng Kwai clarified that hearsay evidence from a public inquiry is acceptable since the inquiries done are not bound by Evidence Act 1950 which is used criminal and civil cases. “It

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Govt mulls over RCI for Suhakam’s enforced disappearance report

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is mulling over the possibility of setting up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) over the findings of Suhakam that concluded that the Special Branch was involved in the enforced disappearance of Pastor Raymond Koh and

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Act against the police over enforced disappearance cases, Putrajaya told

PUCHONG: International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) is calling for Putrajaya to take action against the police following the damaging conclusion of the National Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) over the enforced disappearances of pastor Raymond Koh and activist Amri Che

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Ahmad Zahid denies directing SB to abduct Pastor Koh, Amri Che Mat

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Home Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi denied that he and the ministry secretary general Datuk Seri Alwi Ibrahim directed the Special Branch (SB) in Bukit Aman to kidnap Amri Che Mat and Pastor Raymond Koh. “I

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