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State Report Overview | Malaysia
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Malaysia is a modern developing nation in South-East Asia where Islam is the official religion. The practice of international law in Malaysia is dependent upon the colonial treaties, the Federal Constitution, a local legislation called the Civil Law Act 1956, membership in international inter-governmental Organizations such as the United Nations and regional Organizations such as the Association of South – East Asian Nations (ASEA…

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George, Mary, “State Report Overview | Malaysia”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 28 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_2024>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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