SUKOM ASSURES COMPLETE SECURITY
KUALA LUMPUR, 21 Sept 98 (Bernama):
At a meeting with the chefs-de-mission, SUKOM chairman Gen (Retd) Tan Sri Hashim Mohammed Ali, said the Games participants should not feel insecure.
He was replying to queries from several chefs-de-missions about the protest that took place in the city last night.
Hashim thanked the officials for their co-operation and goodwill in insuring the success of the Games.
Several visiting officials praised SUKOM for the wonderful effort in making the Games a memorable event.
"The successful completion of the Games is the hard work of Malaysian people. They should feel proud of achieving this feat," Australian chef-de-mission Don Stockins told a media conference today.
Expressing complete confidence in the SUKOM, he said: "I am happy with the security provided by the Malaysian authorities."
He said Malaysia would be a role model for other Asian countries wanting to host large international events.