Dominant Muslim Malays must lead Malaysia, says PAS president

PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang assures non-Muslims that they should not worry as the Quran and the Federal Constitution guarantee them justice and rights. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, August 19, 2017.

Muslims should govern the country and hold core leadership positions in Malaysia, said PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang on Harakah Daily today.

“In Malaysia, Muslim Malays, who are the dominant race, should be in leadership positions because of Islam’s position in the Federal Constitution and also because Muslims make up the monarchy.

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  • Keep quiet and get yourself lots of rest to recover from your heart conditions. Almighty has shown the sign and if further violations there will be no more chances. Take heed and shut up.

    Posted 4 years ago by Lee Lee

  • 1) Has the "ketuanan" concept baton passed from UMNO to PAS? 2) The (un)development of Kelantan since PAS took over or for 27 years proved than PAS Muslims incapable of developing a nation and should NOT be leaders. 3) ... "...non-Muslims ....guaranteed justice and rights in the Quran" ... very doubtful if interpreted strictly and literally as proven by ISIS ...

    Posted 4 years ago by Malaysian First