A transgender Malaysian woman puts on make-up. Photo: AFP A transgender Malaysian woman puts on make-up. Photo: AFP
A transgender Malaysian woman puts on make-up. Photo: AFP
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Outcry as Malaysian minister calls to arrest and ‘educate’ transgender people

  • Religious Affairs Minister Zulkifli Mohamad says he has given ‘full license’ to Islamic authorities to bring transgender people ‘back to the right path’
  • Activists criticise his words as ‘irresponsible’, saying they cast a further shadow on the new government’s human rights record

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A transgender Malaysian woman puts on make-up. Photo: AFP A transgender Malaysian woman puts on make-up. Photo: AFP
A transgender Malaysian woman puts on make-up. Photo: AFP
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