Malaysian police to summon Al Jazeera journalists over report on migrant arrests

Malaysian police to summon Al Jazeera journalists over report on migrant arrests

Malaysian police plan to summon reporters of Al Jazeera for questioning over a documentary on the country’s arrests of undocumented migrants. Authorities accuse the documentary ’Locked up in Malaysia’s Lockdown’ of being an attempt to tarnish the country’s image. Defense minister called on Al Jazeera to apologize to Malaysians, and said allegations of racism and discrimination were untrue.

KCooper
KCooper
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"In May, a journalist from the Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post was questioned by police over her reporting on the migrant arrests." Are we seeing a pattern over here? Is there something that the Malaysian government deliberately trying to hide?

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