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Uyghurs in Malaysia: Parliamentary debate prompts questions on refugee status

Govt has signaled its intent not to deport Uyghurs back to China, contradicting its ironclad policy on immigration

Malaysia called to free children from immigration detention

More than 700 children being held in immigration detention facilities nationwide, govt says

Pope Francis calls for help for refugees fleeing war, injustice

Pope sends message to Jesuit Refugee Service for its 40th anniversary

Malaysia denying UN access to detained asylum seekers, agency says

Thousands of undocumented foreigners have been rounded up in what authorities say are efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19

South Korea takes in 164 asylum seekers from nearly 6,000 applicants

Immigration is a contentious issue in South Korea, where many pride themselves on ethnic homogeneity

Widespread hate speech: Anti-migrant sentiment fanned on Facebook in Malaysia

Surge of anti-Rohingya comments on the social media platform shows how xenophobic speech persists in the country

Gang violence displaces Rohingya families in Bangladesh refugee camps

Refugees live in fear as gangs compete for dominance in sprawling camps

Rohingya refugees allegedly beaten for protesting detention on Bangladesh island

Naval officers allegedly beat refugees, including children, in retribution for going on hunger strike, Human Rights Watch says

Three years after exodus, Myanmar erases names of Rohingya villages

UN map makers follow suit with at least three maps showing a number of Rohingya village names having disappeared or been reclassified by Myanmar

Almost 300 Rohingya refugees arrive in Indonesia’s Aceh province

Smugglers reportedly appeared not to want to try to disembark them because not everyone had paid

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