31 Jan '11, 2am

Malaysian students in Britain have been told to be careful after a student there was gang-raped by 7 men

PETALING JAYA - MALAYSIAN students in Britain have been advised to be vigilant to avoid being caught in compromising situations, following the alleged gang-rape of an 18-year-old Malaysian student in London. Education Malaysia (Britain and Eire) director Assoc Prof Dr Rosman Abdullah said his department would issue advisories to students there to prevent such things from happening again. The director was responding to recent reports in The Sun tabloid of London which highlighted the case where a Malaysian student was gang-raped by seven Russian men, including an intelligence officer. The report alleged that the girl was drugged before she was sexually assaulted and the entire ordeal was filmed. -- THE STAR/ANN

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