The day the Malaysian press was muzzled


Thor Kah Hoong

The Star’s front page on October 28, 1987, the second day of Ops Lalang. – The Malaysian Insight pic, October 27, 2017.

ON October 28, 1987, on the second day of Operasi Lalang, three media organisations – The Star, Sin Chew Chit Poh and Watan – were muzzled.


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