Shoes, water bottles and chairs were flung at the stage before two flares were ignited, filling the hall with smoke and turning it bright pink.
Two men were held by the police after a riot erupted during the Nothing to Hide 2.0 gathering here which featured Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
"We haven't decided what to charge them with yet, because no one has yet to lodge a police report", Shafien said, adding that no serious injuries were reported in the incident.
PPBM youth chief Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman, addressing the media later, said they were confident that the chaos was premeditated and called for the police to take stern action against the assailants, including those from his own party if they had resorted to violence.
Opposition lawmaker Azmin Ali said: "Najib is using gangsterism to shut Mahathir's mouth".
The former prime minister was not hit by the slipper or injured in the incident. "This is a cowardly act".
Chief of Staff Kelly Reviewing White House Changes Kelly is said to be holding daily meetings with top White House aides throughout the president's working vacation in Bedminster. Kelly faces a White House that's been plagued by leaks and controversies.
Mahathir has been spearheading calls for Najib to resign over a multibillion-dollar financial scandal in indebted state fund 1MDB, which is being investigated in several countries for money laundering.
Mahathir came out of retirement to set up Bersatu a year ago and was recently appointed chairman of a fractured opposition coalition.
Najib, whose United Malays National Organization has been in power at the head of a coalition since independence in 1957, and 1MDB deny wrongdoing.
When Mahathir was responding to a question about the Memali tragedy, slippers were was hurled in his direction. It last month announced a new leadership lineup, with Mahathir as chairman and his former rival Anwar Ibrahim - who is in jail - as overall leader.
Malaysia's government has said it found no criminal wrongdoing at 1MDB. Najib started the fund shortly after taking office in 2009 to promote economic development projects, but it accumulated billions of dollars in debt.
The 31-minute debut of club record signing Alvaro Morata offered a glimpse into what the club can expect from the Spain global . Stephen Ward scored the second goal for Burnley on 39th minute of the first half to make it 2-0 for the visitors.
Speaking candidly to The Sun , McPartlin spoke about his battle with depression and crippling drug abuse that led him to rehab. The Britain's Got Talent star now claims to be clean of all drugs other than paracetamol for the first time in three years.
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Rimmer wasted no time in attempting some moves as he offered a hint of a cha cha when egged on by show guest Martine McCutcheon. Simon Rimmer has been named as the seventh celebrity taking part in the upcoming series of 'Strictly Come Dancing' .
They are 11/1 from 14s to finish bottom , 1/4 from 1/6 to stay up and out to 100/30 from 11/4 for a top-half finish . Newcastle were playing the counter attack well, until Shelvey stamped on Alli right in front of the referee.
Since January the police and the army have killed four top militant commanders having enormous operational capabilities. Residents said that locals rushed out of their homes to protest and pelt stones on the forces as soon as firing started.
Trump has provided, according to the chinese television, that "for the time being, hit china-us relations are on the right track". The u.s. president pledged Friday a "major press conference" Monday in Washington, without elaborating.
Significant strength was also visible among software stocks, as reflected by the 1.2% gain posted by the Dow Jones Software Index. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index plunged by 2 percent, while South Korea's Kospi Index slumped by 1.7 percent.
The Saudi-led coalition began its war in Yemen in March 2015 against Shiite rebels known as Houthis who hold the capital, Sanaa. Initial reports issued by the Saudi Press Agency said the soldiers sustained "minor injuries" following an emergency landing.
Retailers slid after department stores Macy's and Kohl's both said same-store sales continued to decline in the latest quarter. Cappelleri said he would need to see more pullbacks of at least 1% before becoming anxious about the stock market.
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Palestinian woman stabs, wounds Israeli in Jerusalem
During initial questioning, the terrorist told police she came to the scene with the intention to attack a Jew. The man was slashed but the knife did not injure his body and instead slashed his prayer shawl.
Arsenal's Sanchez out of opener due to abdominal strain
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McMaster spoke on the phone for 40 minutes early on Friday, a spokesman for the presidential Blue House in Seoul said. Defense Secretary James Mattis was more circumspect, though, when he was asked about the president's saber rattling.
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Close to 4000 seats are available in government colleges, including those surrendered by the private medical colleges. This made it hard for even high scorers in the State to stand tall with their CBSE counterparts.
Two Separate Waldo County Crashes Leave Three People Dead
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