KUALA LUMPUR- “I am not defending Azmin Ali, but this is dirty politics and I don’t want to be involved in it,” said Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad.
Earlier, Mahathir has been giving statements which were seen to be siding the Minister of Economic Affairs, saying that Azmin is innocent and will not be charged.
According to Mahathir, the making and distribution of the gay sex video were purposely made to use his capacity as the Prime Minister to halt an individual from succeeding in his political career.
“Some people is making use of me to reach his objectives.
“This is not a common video that you have seen before this. This is created on purpose, to reach evil objectives, to stop an individual from succeeding in politics.
“This is different from unplanned video recordings.
“This video was planned and I do not want to be an agent in making that plan a success,” he emphasized.
According to Dr. Mahathir, the perpetrators who recorded or published the video will be punished if they were being identified.
“This is not the politics that we want,” he said.
In his latest blog entry today, Dr Mahathir shared his feelings that he does not wish to be used to kill the political career of anyone. -MalaysiaGazette