Cops raid Al Jazeera office


Kalidevi Mogan Kumarappa

Police say the office broadcaster Al Jazeera was raided about 2pm today. – EPA pic, August 4, 2020.

POLICE raided the office of international broadcaster Al Jazeera at G Tower on Jalan Tun Razak in Kuala Lumpur this afternoon over its documentary on Putrajaya’s treatment of undocumented migrants during the movement control order (MCO).

Bukit Aman Criminal Investigation Department deputy director Mior Faridalathrash Wahid confirmed the raid to The Malaysian Insight, saying it took place around 2pm today.


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  • There are two sides of the story. Illegal immigrants can't expect chicken curry everyday. Aljazeera cannot take sides and spice up things in order to sell your story. Worst still is tarnishing the image of the country. When you are not in your own country do not be overly courageous and step on authorities toes. If you want to be Mahatma Gandhi go and report grotesque atrocities by Israelis in Palestine or American killing of innocent millions in the Middle East. Aljazeera is based in Qatar. Have you ever reported that Israel is occupied Palestine.

    Posted 1 month ago by Zainuddin Yusoff