Malayan Race

Malayan Race

 

(southern Asiatic race), branch of the Mongoloid race. The members of this race are short (155-63 cm), and dark-skinned, with somewhat thick lips, a broad nose, little facial hair, and, sometimes, epicanthic folds. Representatives of the Malayan race live in Southeast Asia.

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Actually, Malaysia should have been in the position most suitable to help Indonesia, as we are of the same Malayan race," Shihab said, referring to the disastrous effects of the 1997 Asian financial crisis on Indonesia's economy.
The Chinese reacted and launched a terrorist campaign led by the Communist-dominated Malayan Races Liberation Army against the British and the Malays.
From a military point of view, 1952 was a year in which the jungle fight definitely turned against the Malayan Races Liberation Army (MRLA), as during it Government troops killed some 1,097 Communist insurgents.