Category : Malaysia

Zunar: “I will never stop. It is my right as a citizen to express my view”

alt informationMalaysian cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Haque, aka Zunar, is currently in the UK to raise awareness ahead of his court case in his home country at the start of next month.

Malaysian cartoonist facing 43 years in prison

alt informationAhead of a trial on nine charges under Malaysia's colonial-era Sedition Act, cartoonist Zunar will be in the UK to take part in several events and an exhibition

Malaysia: Dismissal of Sedition Act challenge a blow to free expression

alt informationIndex calls on Malaysia to immediately drop all charges against Zunar and respect free expression

Malaysian police target online sales of cartoonist’s latest book

alt informationIndex on Censorship condemns the ongoing harassment of cartoonist Zunar and his colleagues

Protest around the world

alt informationAs demonstrations against corruption and the failure to provide basic services sweep Lebanon, we look at how authorities deal with mass protests around the world.

Malaysia: Sedition case against cartoonist Zunar adjourned

alt informationIndex calls on Malaysia to immediately drop all charges against Zunar and respect free expression

Zunar: I hope for freedom, but prepare to fight on

alt informationCartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Haque, aka Zunar, currently faces a record number of nine simultaneous charges under Malaysia’s controversial sedition act in a trial that is scheduled to begin on July 7.

Malaysian authorities must drop charges against cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Haque

alt informationIndex on Censorship joins Article 19, English PEN, Media Legal Defence Initiative and PEN International in writing to the Malaysian prime minister calling for the charges against cartoonist, Zunar, to be dropped.

Staying silent is not an option, says persecuted Malaysian cartoonist Zunar

alt informationZulkiflee Anwar Haque, aka Zunar, is facing nine charges and 43 years in prison under Malaysia's sedition act, with the trial set to start on 20 May

Malaysian cartoonist Zunar says “I will keep drawing until the last drop of my ink”

alt informationMalaysian political cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Haque "Zunar" was charged with nine counts of sedition for tweets posted following a controversial court ruling.
Drawing pressure: Cartoons from around the world

Malaysia: The newspaper that can’t print “Allah”

alt informationAn appeal for Catholic newspaper The Herald to be allowed to print the word Allah in its Malaysian edition has been turned down. Tom Francis writes