Najib: Singapore has no right to stop our patrols

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  • Saturday, 25 Jan 2003

JOHOR BARU: Threats and warnings issued by Singapore over Malaysian naval and police presence in waters off Pulau Batu Puteh show the republic’s irrational attitude when dealing with issues concerning the dispute. 

Defence Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said that instead of finding ways not to strain relations between the two countries, Singapore had caused further damage by issuing threats. 

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