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Washington Post - Eileen Ng, Sean Yoong - ‎2 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — At least 20000 Malaysians defied government warnings by marching for electoral reforms Saturday, as police fired tear gas and detained more than 1600 people in the country's biggest political rally...

The Independent - Sean Yoong, Eileen Ng - ‎4 hours ago‎

More than 20000 people defied government warnings in Malaysia yesterstady to attend a rally calling for political reforms. Police used batons, water cannon and tear gas to prevent demonstrators gathering in Kuala ...

Al-Arabiya - Teresita Cruz-Del Rosario - ‎7 hours ago‎
(Illustration by Amarjit Sidhu) By Teresita Cruz-Del Rosario It is easy to explain the current protests in Malaysia as an instance of the winds of the Arab Spring blowing eastward. After all, the demands look familiar: electoral reform, ...

Financial Times - Jennifer Pak - ‎6 hours ago‎
Malaysian police fired tear gas and water cannon at thousands of demonstrators to prevent them from assembling to rally for electoral reform on Saturday. Some 1600 people were arrested for defying the government ban in a ...
TIME (blog) - Hannah Beech - ‎10 hours ago‎
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia's capital, has always been a city redolent with tropical blooms. In recent weeks, the country's opposition has been hoping to add a note of jasmine—of the political, not floral variety—to the air by calling for nationwide ...

Taipei Times - ‎11 hours ago‎
By Loa Iok-sin / Staff Reporter Hundreds of Malaysian students attending universities across Taiwan rallied at Liberty Square in Taipei yesterday as part of a globally coordinated campaign to call for fair and clean elections inMalaysia, ...

euronews - ‎8 hours ago‎
Police in Malaysia have arrested more than 1400 anti-government protesters after thousands of people marched on the capital Kuala Lumpur. Officers fired repeated rounds of tear gas to break-up the crowds who had evaded city-wide roadblocks to take part ...

Indian Express - ‎10 hours ago‎
Malaysian riot police officers fire tear gas at activists from Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih) during a rally in Kuala Lumpur. AP/PTI Malaysian Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said he had sustained an injury on his head and a cut on his ...

CNN International - Eve Bower - ‎12 hours ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff Malaysian police handcuff protesters at a mass rally calling for electoral reform in Kuala Lumpur on July 9. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (CNN) -- Malaysian authorities cracked down on protesters demanding free and fair elections ...

Voice of America - ‎11 hours ago‎
July 09, 2011 Thousands Protest in Malaysia's Capital Luke Hunt | Kuala Lumpur Thousands of protesters have descended on Malaysia's capital - despite the closing of key roads - to attend a banned rally demanding electoral reforms. ...

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎11 hours ago‎
July 10 (Bloomberg) -- Malaysian police fired tear gas and rounded up protest leaders as thousands of opposition-backed activists defied a government ban to march on Kuala Lumpur's Merdeka Stadium yesterday to demand fair elections. ...

Al-Arabiya - Bibhu Prasad Routray - ‎12 hours ago‎
Malaysian police set up road block on the road link to Stadium Merdeka, also known as Independence Stadium in city center of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (AP Photo) By BIBHU PRASAD ROUTRAY At the end of the day on 9 July nobody entered the heavily sealed ...

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - ‎11 hours ago‎
More than 500 people have been arrested in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur ahead of a large anti-government rally. Police used tear gas and imposed a massive lockdown of the city in an attempt to prevent the opposition-led protest going ahead. ...

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎14 hours ago‎
Malaysia's opposition leader condemns treatment of protesters campaigning against the nation's Prime Minister Najib Razak. Protesters gathered near the city centre in an attempt to make a show of force in front of Mr Razak who they say is not reforming ...
Sky News - ‎12 hours ago‎
Police have used tear gas and water cannons to disperse an estimated 20000 strong political demonstration in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur. Prime Minister Najib Razak's ruling National Front coalition has faced weeks of intense pressure to reform ...

Sydney Morning Herald - Romen Bose, Julia Zappei - ‎15 hours ago‎
Malaysian police have fired teargas and water cannon, making 1400 arrests during clashes with protesters who defied government warnings to rally in the capital for electoral reform. Leaders of opposition parties were among those detained during a ...

Channel News Asia - ‎16 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said he suffered a bruise on his head and a cut leg Saturday after police fired tear gas on protesters demanding poll reform ahead of general elections. Looking frail but in high spirits, ...

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎17 hours ago‎
More than 500 anti-government protesters were arrested after pitched battles with police in the streets of Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian capital. By Telegraph reporter and agency in MalaysiaPolice fired tear gas at 8000 protesters, many of whom were ...

Aljazeera.net - ‎18 hours ago‎
Police in Malaysia have fired tear gas and arrested hundreds of protesters in the biggest opposition-backed rally in years. More than 20000 demonstrators massed across Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, demanding electoral reforms, ...

The Hindu - ‎18 hours ago‎
Breaching a lockdown imposed by authorities, more than 10000 people on Saturday poured onto the streets of Malaysian capital in the biggest political rally in years to demand electoral reforms. People came out in fair numbers for the opposition-backed ...

Toronto Sun - ‎19 hours ago‎
Malaysian police fired tear gas and detained more than 500 people in the capital on Saturday in a bid to prevent thousands of anti-government protesters from putting on a massive show of strength against Prime Minister Najib Razak. ...

BBC News - ‎20 hours ago‎
Malaysian police have arrested hundreds of people and cordoned off the centre of the capital, Kuala Lumpur, to try to prevent anti-government activists holding a banned rally demanding voting reform. More than 440 people were detained as a group ...

The Associated Press - ‎22 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Police detained at least 338 activists trying to assemble at a stadium and sealed off parts of Malaysia's largest city Saturday in an attempt to prevent a banned rally seeking electoral reforms. The opposition-backed rally ...

San Jose Mercury News - Liz Gooch - ‎26 minutes ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Police arrested almost 1700 people and fired tear gas at protesters in Malaysia'scapital Saturday in an attempt to prevent a rally by advocates of an overhaul of elections. Officials said that protest leaders ...

Herald Sun - ‎Jul 8, 2011‎
MALAYSIA'S government imposed a massive lockdown on the capital Saturday as thousands of protesters demanding electoral reforms were expected to defy a police ban and hold a rally. Police sealed off the major arteries into Kuala Lumpur overnight with ...

Sydney Morning Herald - Romen Bose, Julia Zappei - ‎12 hours ago‎
Photo: AFP KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police fired tear gas and water cannon, making 1400 arrests during clashes yesterday with protesters who defied government warnings to rally in the capital for electoral reform. Leaders of opposition parties were ...

Bernama - ‎11 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 (Bernama) -- The illegal Bersih 2.0 rally Saturday was not confined to seeking a change in the electoral system, but aimed at tarnishing Malaysia's image internationally as protests were also staged in several parts of the world. ...

Straits Times - ‎28 minutes ago‎
Malaysian police take away an arrested protester during a mass rally calling for electoral reforms in Kuala Lumpur on July 9 2011. -- PHOTO: AFP KUALA LUMPUR - A TOTAL of 1667 people were arrested for taking part in various rallies in the city, ...

TODAYonline - ‎6 hours ago‎
KUALA LUMPUR - Police fired tear gas and arrested hundreds of activists, as tens of thousands of demonstrators massed yesterday across Malaysia's main city demanding electoral reforms in the country's biggest political rally in years. ...

ABC Online - Zoe Daniel - ‎19 hours ago‎
Police in Malaysia have used batons, tear gas and water cannons on demonstrators campaigning in Kuala Lumpur for changes to electoral laws. More than 1400 people have been arrested as tens of thousands ...

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