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Migrants Killed as Boat Capsizes Off Malaysia’s Coast: Is Crisis Renewing?

    Migrants Killed as Boat Capsizes Off Malaysia’s Coast: Is Crisis Renewing?

BANGKOK: A boat carrying dozens of migrants has sunk in rough seas in the Malacca Strait off Malaysia, killing at least 14 people, according to Malaysian rescuers. The tragedy has

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Rights group condemns Myanmar bill on interfaith marriage

    Rights group condemns Myanmar bill on interfaith marriage

The law is part of a series of four laws on marriage, religion, polygamy, and family planning proposed by a Buddhist organization called the Association for the Protection of Race

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Vigil for Myanmar’s Rohingya people in Manawatu

    Vigil for Myanmar’s Rohingya people in Manawatu

Manawatu ethnic groups have joined forces in a vigil to raise awareness and create discussion about the treatment of Rohingya people in Myanmar. Dozens of people turned out to protest

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ON THE SCENE: Displaced Muslim Minority in Myanmar Faces Stark Choices

    ON THE SCENE: Displaced Muslim Minority in Myanmar Faces Stark Choices

SITTWE, MYANMAR—In this crowded, noisy camp a few kilometers north of the port city of Sittwe, police guard the entrance and exit, controlling anyone trying to enter as well as

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Rohingya refugees fear Bangladesh camp relocation plans

    Rohingya refugees fear Bangladesh camp relocation plans

DHAKA, Bangladesh – Rohingya refugees living in Bangladesh have been spooked by a government announcement of plans to relocate refugee

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Even in Safety of Malaysia, Rohingya Migrants Face Bleak Prospects

    Even in Safety of Malaysia, Rohingya Migrants Face Bleak Prospects

AMPANG, Malaysia — For refugees from Myanmar who have reached Malaysia, life may well be better than the grim marginalization

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Rohingya huddled in Bangladesh camps fear plan to move them on

    Rohingya huddled in Bangladesh camps fear plan to move them on

More than 20 years after the first wave of Rohingya Muslims fled Myanmar, fear is spreading through the sweltering camps

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Persecuted Rohingyas raped at Thai-Malaysia border camps

    Persecuted Rohingyas raped at Thai-Malaysia border camps

Muslim Rohingya women who were held at human-trafficking camps in Thailand and Malaysia were subjected to gang rapes by their

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Asian crisis: Myanmar rejects responsibility for Rohingyas

    Asian crisis: Myanmar rejects responsibility for Rohingyas

Bangkok: Myanmar has refused to accept responsibility for South-East Asia’s migrant crisis as the country faces a barrage of criticism

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New Zealand may receive Rohingyas under UNHCR, says PM

    New Zealand may receive Rohingyas under UNHCR, says PM

New Zealand may receive some of the migrants stranded on boats in the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea, said

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