The prime minister-in-waiting unclothed

Chan Chee Khoon

Modified 30 Jul 2008, 5:56 am

"When I was brought to the hospital, I was stripped naked for tests and had my private parts examined," the PKR de facto leader (Anwar Ibrahim) told a press conference at his house hours after he was freed on police bail. - Malaysiakini report

‘Anwar was not stripped naked'. HKL director: His decency was not violated. - Sunday Star headline

In an earlier post, I stated that it was astonishing how a simple and trivial detail like Anwar's state of dress during his medical examination while in custody could persist as a matter of ambiguity in the public record, amidst the media spin and the (seemingly) contradictory statements of the parties directly concerned.

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