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Malaysian Social Media Narratives on Ukraine War

Dr. Benjamin Loh, Senior Lecturer, Taylor’s University Malaysia

27-May-22 07:15

Malaysian Social Media Narratives on Ukraine War

A significant portion of Malaysian social media discourse on the war in Ukraine promotes the Russian position, contrary to the dominant global narrative in favour of Ukraine. We discuss the reasons for the prevalence of pro-Russian sentiment in Malaysia with researcher Dr. Benjamin Loh of Taylor's University.

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Produced by: Moh Heng Ying

Presented by: Shazana Mokhtar, Khoo Hsu Chuang


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Tags:  russiaukrainewarGovernment/Regulatory/Policy MakingPolitics, News, Current Affairspoliticscontroversies


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