Malaysia Transnational Issues 2001https://photius.com/wfb2001/malaysia/malaysia_issues.html
SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Disputes - international: involved in a complex dispute over the Spratly Islands with China, Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam, and possibly Brunei; Philippines have not fully revoked claim to Sabah State; Pulau Batu Putih (Pedra Branca Island) disputed with Singapore; Sipadan and Ligitan Islands in dispute with Indonesia
transit point for some illicit drugs; drug trafficking prosecuted vigorously and carries severe penalties
NOTE: The information regarding Malaysia on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Malaysia Transnational Issues 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Malaysia Transnational Issues 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.