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What does PAS stand for?

PAS stands for Parti Islam Se-Malaysia (Islamic Party of Malaysia)

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In Malaysia the Parti Islam Se-Malaysia (PAS) is politically Islamic, but allied with non Muslim ethnic minorities and parties in a rainbow coalition to promote economic and social reform in a majority Muslim society and to contest the 50 year monopoly of national political power of the politically conservative United Malays National Organization (UMNO).
Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi over the weekend announced his United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) had held three meetings with the opposition Parti Islam se-Malaysia (PAS) to discuss issues related to Islam and Malay unity.
Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi's secular National Front (BN) is going all out to wrest Kelantan, the only state not ruled by his coalition, from the Parti Islam se-Malaysia (PAS) in Saturday's general election.
Byline: ANI Kota Baru, Mar 2 (ANI): Parti Islam se-Malaysia (PAS) spiritual adviser Abdul Aziz Nik Mat has said the use of the word 'Allah' by non-Muslims is allowed, but added that the Malaysian Government would decide the scope of where the word could be used.