Okay, I am going to hold the husband’s and my son’s passports handy, have enough cash and apply for a new platinum credit card: just in case I need to flee this maddening country!
For heaven’s sake Barisan Nasional, just declare the state of emergency you so wanted, since we are all aware how desperate you are to stay in power. Shoving the ISA on everyone’s faces is considered hitting below the belt!
MP Teresa Kok is now arrested under ISA. Malaysiakini has a report:
“DAP leader Teresa Kok has also been detained under the Internal Security Act today. She becomes the third person to be detained under the prevention law today.
federal territory round table retrieat 170408 teresa kokIt is learnt that the Seputeh member of parliament was arrested at about 11.18pm on her way back from a function in Kuala Lumpur. She was arrested after her vehicle was blocked by three police patrol cars.
Deputy IGP Ismail Omar confirmed Kok’s arrest under Section 73 (1) of the Act.
In Penang, DAP secretary general Lim Guan Eng also confirmed her arrest. He said that the party would be holding an emergency meeting tomorrow to discuss the matter.
Earlier today the Malaysia Today editor Raja Petra Kamaruddin and Sin Chew Daily News reporter Tan Hoon Cheng were arrested under the Act.“
This is so surreal, we are living 1987 all over again. Please, someone, anyone, let’s stop this madness! Where is that iconic Anwar Ibrahim now?
And Jefree is at UMNO branch having a meeting. Please, if you are reading this, just come home!