Anwar’s future - Horses’ Mouths – 7 February 2015

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Ismail Sabri’s controversy

What statement you want him to retract? No one asked him to resign either.

Hishamuddin Hussein, Defence Minister, claiming no one from cabinet had asked Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob to retract his controversial statement


Anwar’s future

(Nurul) Izzah's daughter asked me, 'Grandpa, why are they talking about prison?' I told her that bad people are sending grandpa to prison.

Anwar Ibrahim, PKR de facto leader


There is political will behind the cruel punishment meted on Anwar and this is not fair. PAS will refute any cruel actions like this.

Khalid Samad, Shah Alam MP


Dr M and 1MDB

The intention is to undermine my credibility. But I will continue to ask where is the money which has been brought back from Cayman (Island)? Why is there a need to borrow money to pay debts when you have RM8 billion? Until these and other questions are answered, the questions will keep coming.

Dr Mahathir Mohamad, claiming the government's alleged inability to answer mounting questions on 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) has led to the emergence of blogs targeting its critics


‘Kangkung professors’

As academics, and also as members of the civil service, we can give our comments and views on current issues, including those involving the Barisan Nasional government's policies. Is he (Lim) afraid of being criticised by the academics and worried that what we say will have an impact on his party? If he had arbitrarily labelled us 'kangkung professors' in order to tarnish the image of the institutions of higher learning and academics, then he can be called an 'obsolete and senile politician' who likes to nag and is undemocratic, as well as boring because he's always highlighting outdated ideas.

Md Shukri Shuib, Universiti Utara Malaysia senior lecturer in Political and International Studies, hitting back at DAP advisor Lim Kit Siang for labelling them as ‘kangkung professors’ due to their remark on the local council election


Altantuya’s murder motive

We question the motive of the murder because the one who had a relationship with Altantuya was Abdul Razak Baginda. What links did Sirul and Azilah have with her?

Mahfuz Omar, PAS information chief, calling those who know the motive behind Altantuya Shaariibuu’s murder to come forward to safeguard the credibility of the judiciary and police


Economic sabotage

We cannot simply make spurious allegations or wild accusations. If necessary, the authorities can investigate, but it is best that we avoid making assumptions until proven true. Don't get trapped in the false world because this is a big issue. Who makes the allegation? What are the facts and motives?

Muhyddin Yassin, Deputy Prime Minister, calling for Malaysians to stop making baseless remarks about the economy

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