Nine Australians arrested for wearing just their underwear at Malaysian Grand Prix
The men, all aged between 25 and 29, were arrested as the race ended at around 5pm yesterday, and are now under investigation for public indecency, “intentional insult”, and attempting to cause a breach of the peace between the two nations.
They will now spend four days in custody in the town of Sepang, just outside the capital of Kuala Lumpar, as Malaysian police look into the offence, police chief Abdul Aziz Ali told Bernama.
Photos of the men quickly went viral after the race, and received heavy criticism in the majority-Muslim country, where public displays of indecency are not... read more
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