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Protests in Malaysia

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

13 November 2007 08:18

Weekend political protests in Malaysia - the biggest in about a decade - are more than just the latest installment in the ongoing arm-wrestle between the government and opposition groups. The Asia Sentinel provides useful context here on the many players involved. The monarchy, the courts, ethnic groups and hereditary leaders all play a part.