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Chaos at #TangkapNajib rally as cops nab protesters

Chaos at #TangkapNajib rally as cops nab protesters

BY MAYURI MEI LIN
August 1, 2015

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 1 — The #TangkapNajib rally in the city has turned somewhat chaotic as the police have reportedly arrested over 20 protesters for their involvement in the event, which was earlier declared illegal by the authorities. The event, which was scheduled to kick off from 2pm, first drew a small crowd of about 50 protesters to the event venue outside the Sogo shopping center. After an attempt to negotiate with the police over their right to assemble peacefully in public,... Read more

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