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Medium Users,

As some of you have noted, Medium’s now blocked in Malaysia.

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Here’s what happened.

The Sarawak Report’s website has been blocked in Malaysia since summer 2015. They continued to reach the Malaysian public through Medium.

Last Wednesday, January 20, we received an email from the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission:

The post at issue had been published on Medium by the Sarawak Report two days earlier — “Najib Negotiates His Exit BUT He Wants Safe Passage AND All The Money! EXCLUSIVE DISCLOSURE.”

On January 21, we responded to the MCMC:

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