Previous BN cabinet was ready to ratify Rome Statute, says former top diplomat

Mikha Chan

Noor Farida Ariffin of G25 says she was in charge of the department that researched international treaties in 2011. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Seth Akmal, April 27, 2019.

THE previous Barisan Nasional cabinet had no objections to the Rome Statute and was willing to accede to it in 2011, said G25 member Noor Farida Ariffin today.

Commenting on the opposition to the treaty established the International Criminal Court, Farida said that Abdul Gani Patail, the attorney-general at the time, had objected, but all the other agencies agreed.

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  • Someone in BN is lying then

    Posted 2 years ago by Concerned Citizen