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Malaysian Cartoonist Faces Sedition Charges Over Tweet

Malaysian police have targeted government critics and opposition members with sedition charges, including a famous political cartoonist known as Zunar. The investigations follow the high-profile conviction of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, which rights groups say was politically motivated. Malaysian cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Haque, also known as Zunar, spent three days in prison last week after tweeting a cartoon lampooning the verdict of Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy trial. He was released...

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