11 Feb '11, 11pm

Solidarity with Egyptian protests in M'sia via @cmswire

Solidarity with Egyptian protests in M'sia via @cmswire

Last Friday, several hundred Malaysians demonstrated in front of the US Embassy in Kuala Lumpur to show solidarity with the Egyptians, who blame the United States for backing its ally, President Hosni Mubarak. -- PHOTO: REUTERS KUALA LUMPUR - THE revolt in Egypt has triggered a fierce reaction in Malaysia, where many share long and close ties with Egyptians among Islamic circles and academia. In cyberspace, netizens have been devouring the latest updates and debating the uprising animatedly on a daily basis, turning Egypt into one of the most popular topics on microblogging site Twitter. Some share the anger of the protesters in Egypt, which has also spilled onto the streets here. Last Friday, several hundred Malaysians demonstrated in front of the US Embassy in Kuala Lumpur to show solidarity with the Egyptians, who blame the United States for backing its ally, President ...

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