Foreign fund for “democracy” or REGIME CHANGE?

YM Tunku Aziz was at one time hailed by DAP supreme leader as … and other DAP hero as "Towering Malay" then

YM Tunku Abdul Aziz Ibrahim has been hailed by DAP supreme leader, YB Lim Kit Siang, and other DAP heroes as “a Malaysian Par Excellence and a Towering Malay” then

Election watchdog, Bersih, is a vehicle created by Pakatan Rakyat de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim to obtain foreign funding for his political activities, alleged Tunku Abdul Aziz Ibrahim, the former president of Transparency International Malaysia TI-M today. Tunku Aziz said he had always resisted overseas funding for local organisations because it compromised national integrity and dignity. For full report read  HERE.

YM Tunku Abdul Aziz Ibrahim (YM Tunku Aziz) was the former head of Transparency International and he was recruited into the DAP and immediately wheeled in as one of the DAP vice -chairman.  On 24-8-2008 YM Tunku Aziz was hailed by Lim Kit Siang, the adviser of the DAP, as “a Malaysian Par Excellence and a Towering Malay”, in  HERE.

YB Datuk Mansor has made the word "TOKONG".

YB Datuk Mansor has made the word “TOKONG” famous in Penang.

Of course YM Tunku Aziz did not know that  being hailed as “a Malaysian Par Excellence and Towering Malay” was not good enough to be any where near to the status of the “arrogant TOKONG and that it did not guarantee a Malay to play an effective role in the DAP. It must also be noted that a wife of the then suspended state assemblyman, YB Koay Teng Hai, has also said that her husband has prayed to all the “TOKONG” in Penang except one.  There is no room for dissenting views in the DAP.

We must be grateful the Malaysian Par Excellent and Towering Malay YM Tunku Aziz for not allowing himself to be reduced to a show case that was to be “wheeled” in and out at will  for political expediency. Without this slight digression, this posting will be incomplete.

The revelation by YM Tunku Aziz of external interference in our domestic politic through funding from certain foreign organisations  is very serious but it did not come as a surprise to yours truly. It was a confirmation of what yours truly already knew.  Yours truly will reveal more in an appropriate time.

It was an un-deniable fact that foreign fund amounting to hundred of million Ringgits  have been channeled  into the country for quite sometimes.  Of course, it was done quietly under the name of promoting so-called “democracy and transparency”  in Malaysia.  In September 2012 similar revelations have emerged pertaining to funding received by the un-registered organisation called Bersih in HERE.

Destabilising Government

21-2-2013, a special report by NST headlined “PLOT TO DESTABILISE Govt” where it was stated that about RM20 million have been injected into Malaysia since 2005, the Sleepy Age.  The excerpts of the said report are as follow:

“Sources revealed that from 2005 to 2011, almost RM20 million, courtesy of the Washington- based National Endowment for Democracy (NED) had allegedly been channelled to: SuaRaM (RM1.6 million);

National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) (RM4.6 million);

MkiNi Dotcom Sdn Bhd (RM298,000); and, others (RM13.3 million).

The monies were also allegedly channelled to the Southeast Asia Centre for e-Media (Seacem), Southeast Asian Press Alliance and the Centre for Independent Journalism.

From last year, several other set-ups, namely Bersih, Merdeka Center for Opinion Research, Lawyers for Liberty, Liberal Banter Sdn Bhd as well as the International Republican Institute, began receiving funds from NED, an organisation that had been claimed to have “played a significant role in attempting to destabilise legitimate governments and replace them with client proxies”.

Bersih co-chairman Datuk S. Ambiga was reported recently to have admitted that Bersih had received funds from the NDI as well as New York-based Open Society Institute, the administrator for programmes under the Open Society Institute founded by maverick currency speculator George Soros.

  NED, on its website, said “it is a private, non-profit foundation dedicated to the growth and strengthening of democratic institutions around the world”. For the full NST report read HERE.


Incidentally, in May 2011 it has been reported that Datuk Ambiga Seenevasen has admitted that Bersih 2.0 “had received a small amount contribution” from National Democratic Institute   (NDI) and Open Society Institute (OSI) linked to the famous tycoon George Sorros. Both NDI and OSI are based in America.  She maintained that the fund received were meant for other projects and not for Bersih 2.0 street demonstration.  She also said “The funds mostly came from Malaysians abroad…many of whom banked in money into our account without revealing their identity.” Please read in HERE.

Just for curiosity sake, how could Bersih has a bank account when it is not a registered society.


The self acclaimed independent new portal, Malaysiankini, has also been reported to have received fund from National Endownment Democracy (NED) since around the time of its inception but did not reveal such glaring material fact to its subscribers/readers.  A former veteran journalist  Mr Y L Chong quit as the news Editor of Malaysiakini 10 years ago.  Mr Y L Chong has been quoted in AIDC to have said the following:

“Veteran journalist Y.L. Chong quit from Malaysiakini as its news editor more than a decade ago when the news portal management refused to admit that they were getting funds from currency speculator George Soros.

“I told Malaysiakini 11 years ago to come clean, and not hide such information from our subscribers and readers.

“I decided to throw in my resignation as I could not toe the line and keep the Soros link under wraps.”

“But I believe in ethical journalism, especially as Malaysiakini had flagged itself as promoting transparency and openness,” he said.

Chong had also first revealed all this in his blog called a few years ago, was commenting on reports that Malaysiakini and Suaram were among anti-establishment organisations that allegedly received foreign funding.

The two main contributors are the American-based National Endowment for Democracy (NED) and the George Soros-linked Open Society Institute (OSI), which have been financing groups supporting its interests and objectives around the world.

“I was then news editor, and hence privy to information raised at Malaysiakini’s meetings, and I had learned that indeed Malaysiakini had received an initial 10% down payment of RM188,000 for a 10% interest in Malaysiakini,” he added.

Chong said he quit after confronting the two Malaysiakini’s top guns – Steven Gan and Premesh Chandran – and the two refused to publicly admit to receiving funds through Media Development Loan Fund (MDLF) run by the Open Society Institute (OSI), a well-known international unit linked to Soros.

“In fact Gan said it would be the death of Malaysiakini if they admitted to receiving funding from Soros,”.

For the full report read HERE.

"Demokrasi" akan datang ke negaraku ini

“Demokrasi” akan datang ke negaraku ini


On 5-11-2012 yours truly has tabled a motion under the Standing Order 18 (1) in Parliament  for debate on the serious issue of foreign funding injected into the country with the predominant agenda of “REGIME CHANGE”. Yours truly could not believe that the said Motion was rejected with just a stroke of the pen by the Speaker of the House, YB Tan Sri Pandikar otherwise the nation will be able to know whether the said fund from NED, OSI and others were meant for the promotion of democracy, transparency or REGIME CHANGE.

On 22-11-2012 yours truly spoke about our national interest against REGIME CHANGE. The excerpts of the said speech of yours truly are as follows:

Tuan Pengerusi,bagi saya, keselamatan negara ini yang telah dijejaskan olehkemasukan dana asing ke negaraku ini adalah perkara yang penting sekali, without comparisondengan izin, seperti saya hendak sambung daripada sahabat saya daripada Jasin. Akan tetapi

tidak dipedulikan oleh KDN, polis, Bank Negara, Peguam Negara dan lain-lain. Kerajaan telah gagal dalam menjaga keselamatan negara ini.

Tuan Pengerusi, izinkan saya merakamkan dalam Dewan yang mulia ini bahawa pada

5 November 2011, saya telah membentangkan satu usul di bawah Peraturan Mesyuarat 18(1)
untuk menangguhkan Dewan membincangkan perkara tertentu, berkepentingan awam dan perlu disegerakan iaitu dana asing telah masuk dalam negara ini tanpa diisytiharkan oleh
penderma atau penerima dan tanpa dapat dikesan oleh pihak berkuasa seperti Bank Negara,
risikan polis, risikan tentera, kastam dan Pejabat Peguam Negara dan Kementerian Dalam
Negeri. Dukacita dimaklumkan Tuan Pengerusi, bahawa saya percaya usul ini di bawah
Peraturan Mesyuarat 18(1) yang penuh dengan kriteria, tiga muka surat tetapi ditolak by a DR 22.11.2012 72
stroke of pen, dengan izin oleh Tuan Yang di-Pertua Dewan tanpa memberikan peluang kepada
saya untuk membacakan teks-teks usul saya seperti yang diamalkan di dalam Dewan yang
mulia ini sebelum ini. Sebelum ini kita ada peluang membaca teks usul walaupun ditolak, tetapi
sekarang sudah ada convention yang terbaru.

Tuan Pengerusi,

jikalau usul tersebut terlibat dana asing masuk ke dalam negara untuk
tujuan tertentu dan to cause unrest and ultimately region change dengan izin, adalah tidak
mematuhi ketiga-tiga syarat; perkara tertentu, berkepentingan awam dan perlu disegerakan.
Berani saya cakap terus terang bahawa Parlimen perlu memansuhkan Peraturan 18(1) kerana
tiada lagi ada perkara-perkara yang negaraku ini lebih penting daripada dana asing masuk ke
negaraku seperti saya mengusulkan pada 5 November 2011.
Usul saya yang berbunyi,

“Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju] mohon mencadangkan bahawa Mesyuarat ini perlu ditangguhkan bagi membolehkan Dewan ini
membincangkan kemasukan wang dana yang tidak diisytiharkan dan tidak berkesan oleh pihak
berkuasa berjumlah jutaan ringgit yang telah berjalan secara sulit menjangkau tempoh
beberapa tahun…

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Wang asing.

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Yang kemudiannya disalurkan kepada

antara lain ialah Syarikat Suara Inisiatif Sdn. Bhd yang kemudiannya mengagihkan secara
rahsia kepada SUARAM, sebuah badan yang tidak berdaftar dan juga Malaysiakini, sebuah
portal berita yang mencanangkan bahawa ia bebas dan lain-lain entiti. Apa yang dilakukan ini
adalah sesuatu yang memudaratkan usaha-usaha murni membina sebuah negara berbangsa
secara tertib yang didukung oleh suara rakyat majoriti dapat menjejaskan fabrik sosial sebuah
negara majmuk yang muda di mana keharmonian kaum perlu sentiasa diutamakan.

Where is the direction of this Parliament? To no where, dengan izin

Tuan Pengerusi,

Usul yang begin boleh ditolak dengan “by a stroke of a pen”. I am ashamed! Tuan Pengerusi, I am ashamed to be a Member of this House. [Dewan riuh]

Perlu dijelaskan bahawa saya mengalu-alukan apa jua bantuan kewangan daripada
mana-mana negara termasuk National Endowment for Democracy (NED) dari USA atau
dermawan asing termasuk George Soros atas nama Open Society Foundations atau sesiapa
yang berfikiran sama kepada mana-mana pertubuhan dan negaraku ini, selagi ia adalah
sebagai usaha-usaha membantu pembinaan negara, nation building secara teratur,
berpandukan undang-undang dan prihatin terhadap kemakmuran rakyat dan kestabilan
pentadbiran negaraku ini.

Tuan Pengerusi,

rakyat Malaysia yang setia dan cintakan keamanan harus menentang
sebarang penyaluran dana asing kepada mana-mana pertubuhan sama ada berdaftar atau
tidak, dimaktub atau tidak atau mana-mana parti politik berdaftar kecuali sumbangan dan asing itu diisytiharkan oleh penderma dan penerima yang juga menyatakan kepada umum tujuan bantuan sumbangannya. Ini adalah bersesuaian dengan prinsip pertanggungjawaban (accountability) dan ketulusan (transparency) yang telah diheboh-hebohkan kepada rakyat oleh pihak tertentu lebihlebih lagi sejak Pilihan Raya Umum Ke-12 empat tahun lalu.

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Ya, masa habis Yang Berhormat.

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Ini isu yang penting. Minta lima minit lagi ya.
Pengisytiharan terbuka mengenai tujuan sumbangan juga adalah membantu rakyat membuat
penilaian dan kesimpulan sendiri bila si penerima mengambil pendirian yang berkait dengan
politik dan pentadbiran negaraku ini. Sebagai Ahli Dewan yang mulia ini saya tidak mahu
prinsip pertanggungjawaban dan ketulusan hanya disebut untuk menyedapkan pendengaran
rakyat walhal pertubuhan-pertubuhan yang dibantu oleh pihak asing tersebut menari kepada
rentak tabla pilihan mereka. Sebagai wakil rakyat kepada rakyat Malaysia yang setia serta
cintakan keamanan, saya bertanggungjawab bagi memastikan bahawa dana asing yang
disalurkan ke Malaysia hendaklah bermatlamat untuk satu tujuan sahaja iaitu untuk membina
pembinaan negaraku ini berpandukan prinsip demokrasi kehendak majoriti rakyat.
Apa yang penting Tuan Pengerusi, kita telah bersumpah di dalam Dewan ini semasa
kita jadi Ahli Parlimen. Kita menunaikan tanggungjawab kita sebaik mungkin dan kita mengaku
akan taat setia kepada negara Malaysia serta memelihara dan mempertahankan

Sesuai dengan sumpah ini, saya tidak rela menyaksikan Malaysia menjadialat kepada taikun atau kuasa asing yang juga tidak mahu melihatkan negaraku ini mengalami nasib yang sama seperti negara-negara Arab Spring yang hari ini didukung oleh beberapa kuasa asing sebagai telah bergerak maju beberapa tapak walaupun sebenarnya sarat dengan masalah.

Daripada fenomena Arab Spring, terdapat contoh Mesir, Tunisia, Libya dan Syria di
mana dana daripada National Endowment for Democracy terlibat.

Dato’ Abd. Rahman Dahlan [Kota Belud]: Boleh mencelah Yang Berhormat?

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Semuanya terlibat bermula dengan kempen
yang kononnya untuk demokrasi, kebebasan, kebertanggungjawaban dan ketulusan, Tuan

Dato’ Abd. Rahman Dahlan [Kota Belud]: Sedikit. Hello. Yang Berhormat Kota Belud
sedikit boleh?

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Adakah Malaysia perlu pengalaman ala Arab
Spring untuk berubah dan lebih terbuka? Jawapannya tidak! Ini kerana negaraku ini perlu
berubah dengan tertib dan berevolusi.

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Masa habis Yang Berhormat.

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Sedikit lagi Tuan Pengerusi sebab saya
hendak baca ini. Ini disebabkan saya ada surat daripada Zain & Co, ditulis oleh amil kepada
William Bourdon pada tarikh 10 Disember. Izinkan saya memetik di sini. Zain & Co. Ini, surat saya ada. Bukan surat daripada SUARAM tetapi daripada Zain & Co. “In Malaysia, SUARAM isregistered as Suara Inisiatif under Companies Act of Malaysia”. This is nonsense.

Ini telah mengelirukan. Ini cuma hendak bersekongkol dengan pihak-pihak asing, dengan pihak-pihak tertentu untuk memberi locus standi kepada sebuah pertubuhan yang tidak berdaftar. A non entity cannot be registered through anybody, any company, any registered body. I am sorry, dengan izin.

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Habiskan Yang Berhormat.Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Sedikit lagi, sedikit lagi. Izinkan saya memetik beberapa perenggan daripada dalam satu dokumen rahsia bernama TC 18-01:

Special Forces Unconventional Warfare dari Headquarters, Department of the Army USA yang bertarikh 30 November 2010. Ini dokumennya.

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Yang Berhormat.

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]:  Di sini, “Destruction Notice: Destroy by any
method. That will prevent disclosure of content or reconstruction of the document”. This is serious. Top of the Chapter 1, saya hendak memetik di sini, “word for word”. There is another overview: “there is another type of warfare – new in its intensity…”

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Yang Berhormat.

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: “…ancient in its origin – war of guerrilas,
subversives, insurgents, assassins; war by ambush instead of by combat, by infiltration instead
of aggression…”

Tuan Khalid Abd. Samad [Shah Alam]: Tidak payahlah hendak…

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Hendak jaga USA kah? “…seeking victory by eroding and…

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Yang Berhormat, sudah habis masa Yang

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: “…Exhausting the enemy instead of engaging them. It preys on unrestPresident John F. Kennedy, 1962”. This a key word. The key words are “It preys on unrest. Maksudnya ia memanfaati daripada kekecohan. Inilah kehendak-kehendak puak-puak derhaka ini! [Tepuk]

Tuan Pengerusi [Datuk Ronald Kiandee]: Terima kasih Yang Berhormat.

Tuan Wee Choo Keong [Wangsa Maju]: Dokumen rahsia ini boleh didapati daripada
seorang penulis warganegara USA iaitu

For full text of the said speech as reported in the Hansard please read HERE.

4 thoughts on “Foreign fund for “democracy” or REGIME CHANGE?

  1. RD.

    Dear YB.

    I have posted below comment on Din Merican’s, blogged about Nile Bowie’s article, but was not posted by the blogger.

    “Interestingly enough, the NED does not conduct operations in countries that have close relations with the United States, despite having less democratic environments than that of Malaysia, like in Qatar or Singapore. Civilian movements that promote democratic participation and media transparency in countries like South Korea, Saudi Arabia, and Japan are also completely ignored by the NED and the US political establishment”.

    Is there democracy in Saudi Arabia?
    Why are their women not allowed to drive?
    Have there been any General election?
    They follow strict syariah laws, even beheaded adultery, sodomite, and persecuted dissidents to the Sultanate rule. Osama Bin Laden was Saudi Arabian. They even practiced Nepotism in their governance, yet the US can turn a blind eye.

    If they are “helping political parties broaden their appeal, ensuring that they rule justly once elected and aiding civil society in guaranteeing good governance… IRI can help catalyze the efforts of democratic activists in a country — so long as they want change more than we want it for them,” then why the need to be selective?
    If the US really champion democracy, why the need to affiliate with the minority? In a democracy, the majority gets to rule.

    In the US, there is a law that any NGOs receiving foreign fund for their activities, must declared their assets and be registered with Homeland Security which then labelled these NGOs as ‘Foreign Agents’. Russia had just recently enact almost the same law. I think it’s about time Malaysia do the same.

    No wonders the US is the most hated country in the world. The world is lucky though, that now we have Russia & China to neutralize US’ act of aggression and meddling of other sovereign nation’s affairs.

    YB, please try to push forward again this motion regarding ‘Foreign Agent’. Why was there no support from BN politician?

    Best Regards.

  2. Lim Setapak Indah


    I totally agree with what you have written. NED and OSI are to destabilize the government. We must be aware of the organizations that have received fund from them. Thank you YB

  3. Sooper Seekrit Agent

    Nothing here is what it seems. Wee is not the plucky hero. The DAP is not an evil empire. If you aren’t going to part of the solution, then at least stop being part of the goddam problem.


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