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Malaysians are enraged after George Clooney said the boycott of hotels owned by Brunei’s sultan was a ‘warning shot’ to Malaysia and...

Malaysia’s deputy foreign minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya said that while LGBT+ lifestyles deviate from Islam, the government will not impose such a punishment on the group.

Brunei’s Sultan says the country will not execute anyone for having gay sex, but critics say it is ‘not enough’

"The power of activism can help create change, but the fight isn't over."
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah holds the arm of his son Prince Abdul Malik to bless Malik's new wife. The sultan ordered new anti-LGBT laws to preserve family values.

Brunei said people shouldn’t criticize its new law punishing being gay with death by stoning, because it will probably never use it

The laws aim to prevent homosexual acts rather than punishing them, Brunei's misison to Geneva said.
Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei and his family. The sultan last week passed new laws to punish homosexuality with the death penalty by stoning.

The sultan of Brunei enacted new laws punishing homosexuality with death by stoning to clean up his image as a big-spending playboy, critics say

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei introduced new laws that would see gay people stoned to death, in a move to make the country more conservative.
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.

Here’s a list of everyone who is boycotting or cutting ties with Brunei after it introduced new laws to punish homosexuality with death by stoni...

Virgin Australia, The London Underground, STA Travel, and Queensland State have all made moves to address ties with Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.

People in Brunei who engage in gay sex and adultery can be stoned to death under a new law

It was a directive of the Brunei Sultan, one of the world’s richest leaders with a personal wealth of about US$20 billion.
Jame' Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque in Brunei's capital Bandar Seri Begawan.

Inside the surreal capital city of Brunei, a tiny nation of unimaginable wealth where oil money pays for everything and half the population lives in a...

Brunei is tiny, but it's one of the richest countries in the world. Its wealth is on full display in its capital city, Bandar Seri Begawan, where extravagant architecture abounds while the streets remain eerily quiet.