Lee questioned by police over interpretation of Quranic verse
The Ipoh Timur MP gave his statement to the police under Section 112 of the Criminal Procedure Code.
I consulted Islamic experts, says DAP's Howard Lee over Quran-quoting clip
The government MP echoes Umno's Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki, saying PAS had not opposed DAP leaders citing Quranic verses in the past.
Police to question Lee over use of Quranic verse
Ipoh Timur MP Howard Lee says he will cooperate fully with the investigation.
DAP man defends Lee amid storm over Quranic interpretation
This comes after Kedah leader Muhammad Sanusi Mohd Md Nor compared Howard Lee's action to that of a former Jakarta governor.
Cops probing DAP leader's use of Quranic verses to urge Muslim support for govt
DAP's Howard Lee had posted a video citing a verse urging Muslims to obey those in authority.
Iraq jails police for failing to halt torching of Swedish embassy after Quran burning
Hundreds of protesters stormed the Swedish embassy in Baghdad in July and set it on fire over a planned Quran burning in Stockholm.
Denmark tightens border control after Quran burnings
Authorities fear revenge attacks after anti-Islam activists in Denmark and Sweden burned and damaged copies of the Quran, inciting outrage in the Muslim world and demands that governments ban such acts.
Sweden to boost border controls after Quran burnings
The Swedish government is also looking into changes that could allow police to stop Quran burnings in public if they posed a threat to national security.
Nordic govts seek to de-escalate tension as more Qurans burned
The countries have deplored the burnings of the Quran but cannot prevent it under constitutional laws protecting freedom of speech.
Swedish migration agency re-examines residency permit of Quran burner
According to the Swedish news agency TT, the man has a temporary residency permit in Sweden that is set to expire in 2024.
'Limited political support' in Sweden to ban Quran burnings
Sweden's laws, current politics and social traditions mean such incidents are unlikely to be halted any time soon.
Iraq expels Swedish ambassador over planned Quran burning
An Iraqi government statement said Baghdad had also recalled its charge d'affaires in Sweden, and Iraq's state news agency reported that Iraq had suspended the working permit of Sweden's Ericsson on Iraqi soil.
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