Human rights and environmental campaigners seeking accountability from the administration of Sarawak Chief Minister Taib Mahmud staged a protest at an FBI facility in Seattle.
But they were unable to meet senior officers after security guards locked the doors.
The campaigners have alleged that the FBI’s premises, the Abraham Lincoln Building, in Seattle is owned or linked to the Taib family.
Full story at the Bruno Manser Fund website here.
Earlier, on 28 February 2011, campaigners from Malaysia, Canada, the United Kingdom and Switzerland protested in front of Sakto Corporation in Ottawa and Ridgeford Properties Ltd in central London, firms allegedly owned by or linked to members of the Taib family. Full story at the BMF website here.