Saifuddin: Go beyond party lines, speak up on real issues

Geraldine Tong

Modified 2 Sep 2019, 3:39 am

INTERVIEW | Saifuddin Abdullah thinks politicians need to be brave enough to speak up on real issues, even if it goes beyond official party lines.

The foreign minister was responding to a question about rising racial and religious tensions of late over issues such as Jawi calligraphy and controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik...

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