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Questioning arms spending in Malaysia: from Altantuya to Zikorsky

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180 pages
Published 2010 by SUARAM
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Jeff Lee
Jul 25, 2011 rated it liked it
It's startling to realise that Malaysia has lost more soldiers to helicopter and air plane crashes than in combat. The book gives us a peek into Malaysian arms transactions, and how important it is to have political connections to win arms contracts. We'll never now why Mongolian translator Altantuya Sharibuu was blown to bits. Will the French judiciary find out about the 114 million euro commission allegedly paid to a local firm for the purchase of two Scorpene submarines?
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Nicholas
Dec 22, 2011 rated it it was ok
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Informative but could have been better organised. Using more graphical charts would be useful instead of a barrage of sentences. It's saddening to read about our mindless spending in the name of defense. We are not just losing money, we lost good men who are willing to serve our country.
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