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Human rights regressed under PN govt - report

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Modified 14 Jan 2021, 1:50 am

The Human Rights Watch's (HRW) World Report 2021 released yesterday said human rights in Malaysia deteriorated under the Perikatan Nasional government, which it said aggressively cracked down on freedom of speech and peaceful assembly as well as made attacks on the media.

"The ruling coalition halted the Pakatan Harapan government’s faltering human rights reform movement," according to HRW in the report...

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