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Selangor MB crisis: Cracks show in PAS as ulama wing backs Hadi

Selangor MB crisis: Cracks show in PAS as ulama wing backs Hadi

July 26, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, July 26 — PKR’s latest attempt to unseat Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim is causing a major split within Islamist ally PAS with one faction now saying the Selangor mentri besar should stay put while another wants him replaced with Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. PAS acting ulama wing chief Datuk Ahmad Yaakob said today that the ulama faction “fully supports” PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang’s endorsement of Khalid retaining his post as MB. In a statement here, the... Read more

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