Beer whipping: Dr M has some questions

The nation will be celebrating this year’s Merdeka by whipping a Muslim woman for drinking beer, said former premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

In his latest blog posting, the 84-year-old statesman questioned the Syariah court’s decision to sentence Kartika Sari Dewi Shukarno, a 32-year-old model, to six strokes of the cane.

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