Malaysian Defence Minister Says Army ‘Ready’ to Play Role in Jerusalem

Malaysian Defence Minister Says Army ‘Ready’ to Play Role in JerusalemMalaysian defence minister, calling the US’ decision to make Jerusalem the capital of Israel “a slap in the face for the entire Muslim world”, pointed out that his country’s military is prepared to perform its duty if its services are required.

“We have to be prepared for any possibilities. The ATM [Malaysian Armed Forces] has always been ready, waiting for instructions from the top leadership,” the Malaysian state news agency Bernama quoted Hishammuddin Hussein as saying.

“Let us pray that this dispute would not lead to chaos,” Hussein added.Malaysian Defence Minister Says Army ‘Ready’ to Play Role in Jerusalem