Malaysiakini NEWS

After being summoned by Jawi, Turkish journalist detained at KLIA

Published:  |  Modified:

Turkish journalist Mustafa Akyol was detained at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) this evening.

This was confirmed by the Islamic Renaissance Front (IRF), which had invited Mustafa to speak at a series of forums in Kuala Lumpur.

"After being harassed and summoned by (the) Federal Territories Islamic Religious Department (Jawi), Akyol (is) now being detained by immigration at KLIA," IRF said on Twitter.

Mustafa was scheduled to speak at a forum titled "The Islamic Jesus: The Commonalities Between Judaism, Christianity and Islam" at Nottingham University this afternoon...

Share this story


Welcome back,

Your subscription expires on

Your subscription will expire soon, kindly renew before

Your subscription is expired
  Click here to renew

You are not subscribed to any subscription package
  Click here to subscribe now

Any questions?
  Email: [email protected]
  Call: +603-777-00000