Singapore Taekwondo Federation files counterclaim against Wong Liang Ming's defamation suit

It says issues relate to inaccuracies in a Sept Facebook post by the former sec-gen and SEA Games champ

STF says statements Wong Liang Ming made on the social media post provide an "inaccurate account" of events. PHOTO: ST FILE
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SINGAPORE - The Singapore Taekwondo Federation (STF) has responded to a defamation suit brought forth by its former secretary-general, Wong Liang Ming, with a counterclaim over statements the four-time SEA Games champion made in a Facebook post on Sept 23.

In response to queries by The Straits Times, STF general secretary Lai Han Seng said: "As a federation it is not our wish to escalate the issue further.

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