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Saifuddin pledges to push for ratification of six international human rights conventions


 Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah delivers his speech at Wisma Putra on Monday. -Bernama

Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah delivers his speech at Wisma Putra on Monday. -Bernama

PUTRAJAYA: Newly minted Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah pledged to push for the ratification of six international human rights conventions.

"As stated in our (Pakatan Harapan) manifesto, we aspire to sign all the international human rights conventions.There are nine conventions, of which we have only ratified three," he told reporters after taking office in Wisma Putra after the swearing-in ceremony at Istana Negara earlier on Monday (July 2).

   

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