View of Central Shopping Centre from Hong Lim Park.
Not secular nor theocratic but Negara Islam
Abdullah Badawi in a written reply to Lim Kit Siang wrote that Malaysia is Negara Islam.
Lim Kit Siang said after receiving the reply, 'We had hoped he would exercise restraint on Islamisation, but all those hopes have now been dashed.' He told The Straits Times, 'There is a general sense of unease and concern over this,..."