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Former Malaysian PM Mahathir's visit to Bersih rally 'disappointing': minister

SABAK BERNAM (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad's presence at the Bersih 4 rally is disappointing and suggests that the former premier has changed his stance and now agrees with street protests, said Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Minister Salleh Said Keruak.

"For me, Tun Dr Mahathir's presence at the rally shows that he agrees with Bersih and what they do. That encourages people to participate in street demonstrations.

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