On the other hand, his former closest ally Ezam Mohd Nor, who recently jumps over to UMNO, has vowed to reveal “SECRETS” about him. We’d like to see those “treasures” now. Come, bring it on!
The police gives him a warning that he has to appear at the police station tomorrow (to give a statement on the sodomy allegations) or else he faces arrest.
But several Muslim scholars around the world believes that Anwar Ibrahim is:
“…to be of the highest ethical and moral integrity, a devout Muslim and a devoted father and husband. He is universally recognized as an advocate for justice and fairness, and he has a long history of promoting Islam and championing Islamic ethical and charitable causes”.
They said they were “deeply concerned about the physical safety and freedom” of Anwar and are ” troubled by the unsubstantiated and clearly scurrilous claims made against him and his character”.
They also acknowledge Mahathir Mohammad and Abdullah Ahmad Badawi as having” the formidable political courage in leadership” and has the “example of personal piety and forbearance” that both has given the Ummah today”.
They are paying “close attention to the way” Anwar is treated.
” We have no wish to interfere in the internal politics of Malaysia, or in civil and criminal accusations within the country, which we reiterate are ultimately the business only of the Malaysian state and people. However, the spectacle, ten years ago, of our respected brother Datuk Seri Dr. Anwar Ibrahim sitting patiently in court after having been personally and illegally beaten up by then Police Chief of Malaysia is still fresh within our minds as a travesty of justice and impartiality under the law in a leading Muslim country. We are all still ashamed of that image, which will ever be indelibly engraved in our memories”
Read more in the Islamica Magazine, and for the list of people who endorsed Anwar.