Singapore should not issue threats, says DPM


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  • Friday, 24 Jan 2003

PUTRAJAYA: Singapore should not threaten Malaysia to stay off the waters surrounding Pulau Batu Puteh when the island’s current ownership is in dispute. 

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said Malaysia and Singapore understood that both countries had laid claims to the island. 

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