Foreign Correspondents Club of Malaysia

Debate: UMNO Vs PAS

Umno vs Pas: Could there be a "Malaysian Spring"? Deputy Minister for Higher Education and Umno MP for Temerloh, Saifuddin Abdullah, and Pas MP for Kuala Selangor, Dzulkefly Ahmad, locked horns over the political situation in Malaysia in the lead-up to the country's 13th general election, while James Chin of Monash University moderated the discussion. Members had a chance to engage with the panelists on voter sentiments, challenges facing both parties and their outlook.