Anwar: Sirul deserves a fresh trial

Modified 17 May 2018, 10:55 am

Police commando Sirul Azhar Umar, who was sentenced to death for the murder of Altantuya Shaariibuu, should be given a fresh trial, PKR de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim said.

In an interview with The Australian, Anwar said Sirul's original trial judges were "compromised" as the relevant witnesses were not called, thereby "made a mockery of the law"...

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