The Associated Press Friday, November 9, 2007 Source: http://www.iht.com/bin/printfriendly.php?id=8262243 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: A global human rights group slammed Malaysia’s government Friday for banning an opposition-backed rally that organizers said would attract tens of thousands of activists calling for free elections.
Day: November 9, 2007
9 November 2007 1. Almost a month has lapsed since Suhakam promised to reconsider its decision not to hold a public inquiry into the Batu Buruk incident, and two months since the incident itself on 8 September 2007.
The Star Friday November 9, 2007 KUALA LUMPUR: No permit has been issued for the planned rally at Dataran Merdeka tomorrow, city CID chief Deputy Comm Datuk Zulhasnan Najib Baharuddin said.
Malaysiakini Nov 9, 07 12:23pm An international human rights group has called on Malaysian police to allow a public rally organised by the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih) tomorrow.
Fauwaz Abdul Aziz Nov 9, 07 Poll watchdog coalition Bersih submitted its appeal to Kuala Lumpur chief police officer Zulhasnan Najib Baharuddin yesterday after the application for a permit for Saturday’s rally calling for electoral reforms was rejected earlier this week.
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Press Release by Human Rights Watch Risk of Misuse of Force by Authorities Against Peaceful Protestors New York, November 9, 2007 – Police in Kuala Lumpur should permit a public rally and march organized by the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (known as Bersih)
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