Malaysia has right to kick out ‘unwanted’ foreigners, says home minister

Chan Kok Leong

Home Minister Hamzah Zainuddin says the Immigration director-general is empowered under Section 9 of the Immigration Act to take action against any foreigner deemed unwanted in Malaysia. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, August 4, 2020.

MALAYSIA can take action against any foreigner it deems “unwanted” in the country, said Home Minister Hamzah Zainudin.

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