Anti-Rome Statute rally kicks off, protesters defend royals

Timothy Achariam Mohd Farhan Darwis

Protesters carrying placards showing support for Johor Crown Prince Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim during the Ummah rally at Kuala Lumpur today. - The Malaysian Insight pic by Hasnoor Hussain, May 4, 2019.

LOYALTY to the Malay rulers is a strong theme in a rally planned by a coalition of Muslim groups that has kicked off in the capital this afternoon.

Organised by pro-Islam umbrella coalition, Gerakan Pembela Ummah (Ummah), the rally is being held to protest the Rome Statute and other current issues that Muslim civil society groups claim to have threatened Islam and the royalty.

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  • Lo(ba)kman and his goons who are unable to distinguish what is right, what is wrong...

    Posted 2 years ago by Malaysia Baru 09052018

  • We know this statute has nothing to do with the royals. It is only to hold the ones who commit heinous crimes accountable.

    It is to the people's benefit, why oppose?

    Posted 2 years ago by Tanahair Ku

  • Kum on only 2,000 supporters . MI you are bias there were at least 200,000 supporters at least . Check Harakah maybe 300,000 supporters.

    Posted 2 years ago by John Fam