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Malaysian staff at Thai embassy implicated in missing visa slip scandal

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Special investigators from the Foreign Ministry and the police are questioning members of the Thai embassy in Kuala Lumpur over the disappearance of 300 visa slips which they believe have been sold to people on terrorism watch lists and an immigration blacklist. 


A policeman patrols outside the Thai embassy in Kuala Lumpur. The disappearance of 300 visa stickers from the embassy was an “irregularity” on the part of local Malaysian employees, the Information Department deputy chief Jakkrit Sriwali said on Thursday. (REUTERS)

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