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JOHOR CROWN PRINCE UPLOADS SILENT PROTEST VIDEO AFTER BEING TOLD TO SHUT UP BY MALAYSIAN MINISTER

After being told to keep quiet and stay out of politics by Malaysia's Tourism and Culture Minister Nazri Aziz, the sultan of Johor simply uploaded a 17 second video of himself, sitting in a chair looking out into a garden. When the camera closes in on him, Tunku Ismail turns to the camera and makes a "come here" gesture with his left hand. Not a single word was said, yet the defiance was not lost on his supporters. Within 5 hours after the video of Tunku Ismail was uploaded on the Johor Southern Tigers Facebook, the video has been viewed over 205,000 times and was shared just under 5,000 times.

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THE SECRET SEX LIFE OF THE SULTAN OF BRUNEI

According to Jillian Lauren, the American woman who spoke to 60 Minutes about her year in Prince Jefri and the Sultan’s harem, the pair indulged a lot – and they didn’t care how old the girls were. “She was his play thing. They had sex hundreds of times and then Prince Jefri gave her as a gift to the Sultan and she goes into great detail (about) the sexual activity she got up to with the sultan.”

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Virgin CEO announces boycott of hotel chain owned by Sultan of Brunei

Richard Branson, Virgin's founder and CEO, announced employees of his company will boycott hotels run by the Sultan of Brunei due to the country's anti-gay laws. 'No Virgin employee, nor our family, will stay at Dorchester Hotels until the Sultan abides by basic human rights,' he wrote on his Twitter account. Branson's announcement is part of a growing number of celebrities, including Ellen DeGeneres and Stephen Fry, who are turning their backs on the Dorchester Hotel Group, owned by the Sultan.

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Sultan of Brunei threatens online critics of Sharia law plan

Brunei’s all-powerful Sultan has ordered his citizens to stop criticizing his plan to institute a harsh version of Sharia law, telling them they’ll be sorry once the law is implemented. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiam — one of the world’s richest men — presides over the tranquil, oil-rich kingdom neighboring Malaysia with a population of 400,000. He announced last October that Brunei would gradually institute Sharia law punishments such as flogging, severing limbs and death by stoning beginning April 1. Criticizing the sultan is forbidden, but the citizens of Brunei have still expressed their displeasure with Sharia law over social media,

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