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Malaysian Defence

It was The Money…..

KUALA LUMPUR: The story from Bernama (below) to Malaysian Defence seemed redundant. Since money was paid for the release of the hijacked sailors and tankers, the involvement of the armed forces, will always be looked upon as trivial despite the sacrifices of the individual soldiers and sailors. Malaysian Armed Forces […]

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Malaysian Defence

Bunga Melati Lima Freed

KUALA LUMPUR: The Bernama story below explained everything. I hope MISC have chartered a plane in Kenya to send our boys ASAP. As for the other ship’s crew, we prayed for their safe return. Bunga Melati Lima Freed PUTRAJAYA, Sept 28 (Bernama) — One of the two Malaysian International Shipping […]

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Malaysian Defence

Its The Cougar….

KUALA LUMPUR: The Bernama story below explained the whole thing. You heard it here first. Simon, you owe me. Eurocopter Awarded Tender To Replace Nuri KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 26 (Bernama) — The Defence Ministry has agreed to acquire new helicopters from European helicopter manufacturers, Eurocopter, to replace the Nuri, Prime […]

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Malaysian Defence

Look Ma, Its a Modernised Steyr…

KUALA LUMPUR: Pictured above is a section of Aussie soldiers armed with the latest F88 Austeyr assault rifles during training exercise in Germany, last week. Both AR are equipped with a removable ACOG optic sight on a rail, with lights and laser designators. The soldier’s AR in the middle is […]

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Anwar’s Gambit (edited)

KUALA LUMPUR: With half of the country expecting Pak Lah to suspend the constitution and rule by decree, this weekend to stave off Anwar’s relentless quest for the premier post, Malaysian Defence would like this opportunity to offer his views on the issue. If indeed he does resort to emergency […]

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Really?

KUALA LUMPUR: Really. I missed this story below when it first came out on Sept 7. I only noticed it after Dr Chandra Muzaffar commented on it on Bernama website. From what I read, Malaysian Defence believes the Navy chief statements were taken out of context by the reporters. Clearly […]

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Anwar’s Long March

KUALA LUMPUR: Its the 16th of September, the 45th Malaysia Day and the 75th Anniversary of the Armed Forces and the D-Day for the new Anwar Administration. As of 9.30am, it has not happen and it may well not happen within the next few hours or days but it appears […]