Former police chief backs up Mahathir's story

Regina Lee

Modified 10 Feb 2011, 9:35 am

Former inspector-general of police Mohammed Hanif Omar has jumped to the defence of Dr Mahathir Mohamad, denying that the former premier had ordered the mass detention of political dissidents under Ops Lalang in 1987.

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