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Malaysian security arrests Kiram relative in Tanduao, Sabah


Sultan of Sulu Jamalul Kiram III. AP FILE PHOTO

KORONADAL CITY, Philippines—Malaysian security forces have started their crackdown on the Filipino armed group that has occupied a part of Sabah, Malaysia, by arresting late Monday the nephew of Sultan Jamalul Kiram III in Sabah.

Abraham Idjirani, spokesperson of Sultan Jamalul Kiram III, confirmed the arrest of Sahid Asaral Aswad in the village of Tanduao in Lahad Datu town.

“But he was not part of the team that arrived early this month. He was born there,” Idjirani said by phone.

“We are not certain what his violation is but it’s clear the Malaysian government has started its crackdown against supporters and relatives of Kiram,” he added.

“We have instructed our group there to remain calm. I just talked to their leader, Rajah Mudah Agbimuddin,” Idjirani said.

The heirs of the sultan of Sulu led by Agbimuddin, brother of Kiram III, and his 300 followers sailed to Sabah on February 12 to pursue their claim to the resource-rich state.

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Tags: DFA , Diplomacy , Foreign affairs , Global Nation , Jamalul Kiram III , Malaysia , Sabah , Sultanate of Sulu , territorial claims , territorial disputes

  • rmshnr

    Sovereignty of Sabah with Malaysia, is GUARANTEED FOR THE NEXT FEW MILLENNIUMS.

    Philippines may cease to exist in the next century and Sulu kingdom goes extinct in few decades, however MALAYSIA will continue to exist as a powerful nation in Southeastern Asia for the next millennium as a sovereign nation as long as the our great mother-domain GREAT BRITAIN has existed since year 800AD with the first crowing of the KING OF ANGLO-SAXON (Anglorum Saxonum rex) - Edward the Elder, in year 899AD.  

    We will outlive the English, and witnesth the extinction of the Tausug and the Tagalog race from the entire surface of this earth.   

    • NaUnsa

      Are you really sure about your day-dreaming? Have you noticed about that Giant Panda in front of you? Well, that Giant Panda is hungry right now, slurping or smooching shoals & islands inside our front yard. This Giant Panda (the imperialist chinkz) has been planning to gobble up Taiwan, S. Korea, Japan, the Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Cambodia, Brunie, etc to establish their First Islands of Defense. Therefore, it is important that you should give talks & peace settlement a chance with your muslim brothers infighting each other in Sabah & Mindanao to get ready against the real threat of each others sovereignty. Also, don’t be so sure that a Malaysia of 28 Million people will outlive any nations on this Earth, because as WW3 breaks out all nations will cancel each others population and even from within.
      This has been already planned since long time ago. Can you guess who planned all of these war drum beating all over the world? Try to wake up yourself as we are hoping that all regular folks will start to see the real truth and will lean towards peace & unity of the entire human race. With their hearts dictated under the law of the God of Love, but not the law from the God of hate, wars & death as the result of a triangular base system.

      • rmshnr

        to hell with your China-phobias. We Malaysians have excellent diplomatic ties, with People’s Republic of China for decades, Vietnam, North Korea and other communist states.

        China wont gobble up the rest of Southeast Asia by ambition, except for eating up the Philippines, eventually  We bridge our gaps well with many local Malaysian born Chinese and Malays speaking Mandarin, having trade dealings with China. There are thousands of China owned corporate companies inside Malaysia too, as much as inside Singapore. We have few China offshore banks too, that trade China currencies. We Malaysians, Singaporeans tag along well with the mainlander Chinese.

        In Malaysia, it is illegal to call the South China Seas as ‘West Philippines Sea’. 

        Its you people who are pitiable by the Chinese ! 

      • NaUnsa

        See! You didn’t get my message clearly well. Right now, you are dictated by the God of hate, war & death. You will never see peace in your lifetime if you don’t change towards the truth or peaceful way.
        I think you’re confuse, and you didn’t see the real picture of the problem here! The cause of all chaos of this Earth is all about the term Denominational. Every nations names, kings or queens, corporations, religions or faiths as muslims, buddhism or christians, democracy or communism, democrats or republicans, etc are all denominational. Denominational system breeds self-interests, greed, pride, lies, hate, war & death. There’s no unity here as the end result. Therefore, non-denominational is the way to go. Meaning all men are equal, all human race are equally benefitting the whole worlds resources. No more poor or rich, no more mal-nourished nor fat, everything around is equally stable, just as a stable atoms with equal electrons or protons.

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