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Stop the Violence and Persecution: Press Statement by the Mak Nyah Community of Malaysia

An appeal to all who believe in freedom under the Federal Constitution and human rights to join the call to stop the targeted persecution and violence towards our Mak Nyah community. The Mak Nyah community is being persecuted by Section 66 of the Syariah Criminal Enactment and suffer physical and sexual violations at the hands of religious officers who enforce those laws.