Archive for August, 2011

PAS REAL TARGET OF JAIS’ RAID: DUMC DISPENSABLE COLLATERAL DAMAGE

August 15, 2011

PAS REAL TARGET OF JAIS’ RAID: DUMC DISPENSABLE COLLATERAL DAMAGE

The war drums beat ominously. The platoons are quickly mobilized for attack. The commanders are confident that their target will be hit and destroyed given numerous artillery salvos. I am not talking about shock and awe in the Iraq war. I am talking about how JAIS and UMNO activists have carefully orchestrated their recent attacks on the Malaysian church after their illegal raid of DUMC. (more…)

Press Statements from Christian Federation Malaysia and Dream Centre

August 4, 2011

Press Statement from Christian Federation Malaysia

The Christian Federation of Malaysia is deeply shocked and appalled at the raid by the officers of the Selangor Islamic Religious Department (JAIS) and the police conducted on the premises of the Damansara Utama Methodist Church (DUMC) on the evening of 3rd August 2011. (more…)

Unprecedented Raid on a Church by Islamic Officials/Police

August 4, 2011

The unprecedented police/Islamic official (JAIS) raid on a church has caused alarm among Malaysians who have been assured only recently by the Prime Minister that he wants Malaysians to progress from tolerance to mutual acceptance. Speculation is rife as to why the raid took place at all – so soon after what was perceived to be an opportunistic visit to the Pope at Vatican by the Prime Minister. (more…)