LIVE REPORT #MH17 Parliamentary Session | 11am: Anwar throws his weight behind Najib, agreeing that negotiating with the separatists was necessary.
His show of support for the prime minister is lauded by other MPs, who tap on their tables.
"To get things done, there is no easy way out, so we have to negotiate with the separatists who are controlling the region.
"I also express my condolences to the PM as he has also lost his step-grandmother in the incident," he adds.
Anwar also asks if the issue of Gaza can be incorporated as an "integral" part of the debate today.
He says that Gaza is being "colonialised" by Israel.
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