Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad was meant to attend a human rights event that has been postponed to avoid a clash with a rally organised by the opposition coalition. Photo: AFP
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad was meant to attend a human rights event that has been postponed to avoid a clash with a rally organised by the opposition coalition. Photo: AFP
Malaysia

Singapore warns citizens to avoid Kuala Lumpur, where security concerns prompt postponement of rally

  • A pro-human rights rally has been moved to avoid a clash with a celebration of Malaysia’s decision not to sign a UN anti-discrimination convention
  • The Lion City has issued a rare travel advisory for the capital of its northern neighbour, with which it is embroiled in disputes over air and sea boundaries

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad was meant to attend a human rights event that has been postponed to avoid a clash with a rally organised by the opposition coalition. Photo: AFP
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad was meant to attend a human rights event that has been postponed to avoid a clash with a rally organised by the opposition coalition. Photo: AFP
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