KUALA LUMPUR NOV.21: Former Minister of Defence, Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein welcomed and challenged any party to take action and sack him from UMNO for upholding the principle not to cooperate with Pakatan Harapan (PH).
Hishammuddin said, the principle “No Anwar, No DAP” still stands strongly and willing to be sacked from UMNO for that.
“Like what I have said a day before yesterday and way back, I will reject the cooperation with Pakatan Harapan,” he said in his Facebook today.
Meanwhile when this statement was made by Hishammuddin, UMNO top leaders including its President, Datuk Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, former Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob and BN leaders had a meeting with PH leader, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim in a hotel here before they could make a decision on any possible coalition to form the new federal government.
All parties including the coalition of Perikatan Nasional (PN) headed by Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin are requested by the Istana Negara to inform their decision to form the new government to the Speaker of the House Representatives (Dewan Rakyat) by 2.00pm today (Monday) – Malaysia World News