‘Kiram followers to continue Sabah standoff’—Sulu sultanate spokesman

/ 04:59 PM February 26, 2013



MANILA, Philippines—Followers of Sultan Jamalul Kiram III will continue their standoff in Sabah until the government of Malaysia agrees to discuss the process by which the conflict can be resolved, Abraham Julpa Idjirani, secretary-general and spokesman of the Sulu sultanate and North Borneo said Tuesday.

Sultan of Sulu Jamalul Kiram III. AP FILE PHOTO

In an interview with Radyo INQUIRER 990AM, Idjirani said there is nothing to lose if the Malaysian government would consider a discussion with the Sultanate of Sulu through the intercession of the Philippine government.


For the full interview, listen to the attached audio clip from Radyo Inquirer 990AM.

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