Was Johor’s sovereignty not important that Pakatan gave up on Pulau Batu Puteh, Sultan Ibrahim asks


Raevathi Supramaniam

Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar today asked whether the state’s sovereignty was not important enough that the Pakatan Harapan government made the erroneous decision not to pursue the Pulau Batu Puteh case in the International Court of Justice. – EPA pic, October 14, 2021.

JOHOR ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar today asked whether the state’s sovereignty was not important enough that the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government made the erroneous decision not to pursue the Pulau Batu Puteh case in the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

The ruler questioned the decision made by then prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad and whether it was negligent of him not to pursue the sovereignty of the island.


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  • A tiny rock with a big hu-ha while Johor has already sold hectors of land and properties to non Malaysian so in a nut shell is it really about sovereignty or it's about money.

    Posted 1 month ago by Teruna Kelana