Asean foreign ministers urged to keep Rohingya issue in sight
Special envoy of the United Nations secretary-general on Myanmar, Noeleen Heyzer, voices appreciation to Malaysia for hosting the largest Rohingya refugee population in Asean.
14 bodies found washed up on Myanmar beach
Although the full details remain unclear, the UNHCR say the boat reportedly left Sittwe in western Myanmar on May 19 and encountered rough waters, capsizing two days later.
Bangladesh detains 450 Rohingya celebrating Eid on beach
The detained Rohingya included refugees as young as 13 years old.
No lights or Raya celebration for Rohingya squatter family
There is not even enough money for food.
Be fair to all, including refugees, says mufti
Negeri Sembilan mufti Mohd Yusof Ahmad says Islam demands that its followers treat everyone fairly without considering their backgrounds.
Malaysia to issue its own refugee card, says home minister
Home Minister Hamzah Zainuddin says only the Malaysian authorities can decide whether refugees can remain in the country.
The ‘hungry’ and ‘dangerous’ refugees laying bare our hypocrisy
The general ignorance about refugees comes as no surprise, given the rantings of the home minister and the distribution of resources meant for fighting crime.
They are not a threat, says Kedah MB after cops’ description of escaped Rohingya refugees
Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor says criminals such as drug dealers are the real threat.
‘Why detain asylum seekers in the first place?’: Govt slammed after mass escape, deaths of Rohingya
Lawyers for Liberty warns that the blood of the six Rohingya including two children who were killed during the escape is on the government's hands.
Over 500 Rohingya flee Penang immigration depot
Six were killed on a highway after they escaped, including two children.
One day at a time for Rohingya refugee school
The Darul Eslah Rohingya Academy is entirely dependent on donations and has been struggling just to put food on the table for students.
Ampang refugee school struggles to provide for Rohingya children
The school runs entirely on donations and has been mired in financial difficulties since late last year.