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Selangor BN signals willingness to countenance overture from PAS

Selangor BN signals willingness to countenance overture from PAS

BY PATHMA SUBRAMANIAM AND BOO SU-LYN
July 29, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — Barisan Nasional (BN) leaders in Selangor have indicated that they are willing to countenance an approach from rivals PAS in order to resolve the problem engulfing the post of mentri besar. While PAS Research Centre Operations Director Dr Mohd Zuhdi Marzuki has come under fire for forcing the issue—that the Islamist party may breakaway—in a private chat platform, Umno leaders are grasping the faux pas as an opportunity to regain strength in the country’s... Read more

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