Malaysians celebrate government decision to shun UN treaty

  • Among members of the anti-ICERD rally crowd were former Prime Minister Najib Razak and United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) President Zahid Hamidi
  • Mahathir Muhamad-led administration abandoned the ratification of ICERD amid pressure from former ruling party UMNO and its ally, Malaysia Islamic Party (PAS)
By Nor Arlene Tan ·