MACC proposed caning / Military corruption impunity / Chinese campaign success

MACC wants Govt to consider proposal to cane the corrupt.  “MACC Chief Commissioner Datuk Seri Mohd Shukri Abdull (pic) said the proposed punishment on caning directly reflected the serious efforts of the agency in wanting to eradicate corruption in an all-out manner.”

The Star:


Military Immunity Forgotten Amid Corruption Crackdown (Analysis).  According to anti-graft czar U Aung Kyi, corruption cases related to the military are beyond the mandate of the commission, because the Constitution grants the military the right to tackle corruption within its ranks using internal mechanisms.”

Nyein Nyein/The Irrawaddy:


Chinese President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption drive a huge success, says new book.  “Chinese President Xi Jinping’s high-profile anti-graft campaign has scored an “overwhelming victory” and a large number of Chinese now believe that corruption levels are down in the country, says a new government-sanctioned policy book.”

Sutirtho Patranobi/Hindustan Times:


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