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No more military titles for politicians, says Mat Sabu

Kow Gah Chie  |  Published:  |  Modified:

PARLIAMENT | The Armed Forces has stopped the practice of granting honorary military titles to politicians, Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu told the Dewan Rakyat today.

This, Mohamad said, is to prevent politicians from abusing these titles, such as by entering army camps during election campaign season.

"We do not want any political party to dominate the Armed Forces...

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