S'pore minister questions 'Malays in neighbouring country' reference in Dr M's poem

Modified 17 Aug 2020, 4:34 pm

Singapore Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has questioned a pair of lines in a statement by Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday when the former premier revealed the name of his new party, which referenced Malays in a “neighbouring country”.

Shanmugam yesterday directed his social media followers' attention to lines in a blog posting where Mahathir seemed to question if the said neighbouring country was “still Malay”...

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