It’s who they are, it’s what they believe and do:
‘Well done… Bravo…Long live Hitler’: Malaysian MP’s bizarre congratulatory tweet to Germany after World Cup victory
- Kinabatangan MP Datuk Bung Mokhtar Radin has been slammed for tweet
- Wrote ‘WELL DONE..BRAVO…LONG LIVE HITLER’ on Twitter today
- Internet users condemned Bung for his comments and demanded apology
- German laws forbid public expressions of support for Hitler
A Malaysian MP has been slammed for tweeting ‘Long live Hitler’ after Germany’s victory last night against Brazil.
Kinabatangan MP Datuk Bung Mokhtar Radin posted on the microblogging site via the Twitter handle @MyKinabatangan: ‘WELL DONE..BRAVO…LONG LIVE HITLER.’
The tweet in the early hours of this morning went viral and internet users have condemned Bung for his reference to the Nazi dictator and demanded he issue an apology.
A Malaysian MP tweeted ‘Long live Hitler’ in a bizarre tweet after Germany’s victory last night against Brazil
But in his subsequent tweets to his 21,000 followers, Bung, a self-professed fan of the team, seemed unrepentant.
He re-tweeted the abuse he received – when one user asked how he manged to get elected he replied ‘coz I’m better than u’, while he told another user to ‘get lost.’
Today he insisited he was commending the German football national team for ‘fighting like’ Hitler in their 7-1 win against Brazil in the semi-finals of the World Cup.
Read more: H/t Buck