US Ambassador: Oath is to the Constitution for the Rule of Law, Not to the New Government

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US Ambassador: Oath is to the Constitution for the Rule of Law, Not to the New Government

The Malaysian General Election has been won but the US Ambassador to Malaysia Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir warns that the people must not let their guard down just yet.  

US Envoy Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir has advice for the victorious Pakatan Harapan coalition supporters – rejoice but stay vigilant. She sees the need for civil society to monitor the present period of government formation to ensure that those elected into office deliver what they have promised. That night (when the results of the General Elections were announced), I kept saying, 'Malaysians Boleh, not Malaysia, Malaysians! Having experienced many transitions of government in the US, Kamala says that she is quite well versed as to...

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