[VIDEOS] M'sians Run & Cheer As Johor-SG Border Reopens For The First Time In 2 Years

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The land border between Malaysia and Singapore finally reopened for the first time in two years at midnight today, 1 April

Needless to say, it was a happy and emotional moment for thousands of Malaysians returning home to reunite with family and friends.

Here are some of the videos from last night that got us all emotional:

1. While waiting for the clock to strike 12, Malaysians waiting to cross the borders sang 'Negaraku' together in anticipation

2. At midnight, Malaysians cheered and waved joyfully as they crossed the immigration and checkpoints

3. The excitement was palpable as cars also honked in celebration

4. Those who were walking across the Causeway also started to run in sheer delight

5. This couple happily sang 'Balik Kampung' despite the heavy traffic

6. Meanwhile, those waiting in Johor got up on rooftops to celebrate and shout 'Welcome back!' to the crowds

7. After a two-year wait, it was nice to see so many happy faces returning home

Welcome back, Malaysians!

It's been a difficult two years for many families who have spent it apart: