Malaysia will not be compromised by close Saudi ties, says deputy minister


Melati A. Jalil

Deputy Foreign Minister Reezal Merican Naina Merican tells Dewan Rakyat that Malaysia will not be dragged into Middle Eastern conflicts due to its close ties with Saudi Arabia, saying that Malaysian maintains a good rapport with Saudi Arabia's rivals such as Qatar. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, November 16, 2017.

MALAYSIA will not be dragged into Middle Eastern conflicts due to its close ties with Saudi Arabia, Deputy Foreign Minister Reezal Merican Naina Merican said today.

Reezal told Dewan Rakyat that despite the close relationship with Saudi Arabia, Malaysia also has a good rapport with Qatar, as proven in the recent official visit by Qatari emir to Malaysia.


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  • Screw U! Why is our country bending its knees to Saudis? They are full of corrupt sheikhs. Unless U r hoping for more donation from them.

    Posted 3 years ago by People Power

  • We shall hold any ministrs inUmnoBN accountable when Putra Jaya is with PH. All the useless and irresponsible remarks and statement shall be use as key evidence in their treasonous activities. Rakyat as whole will ensure that they will be hauled up.

    Posted 3 years ago by Lee Lee