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Malaysia could send Rohingya detainees back out to sea

06 June, 2020 1:10 pm 1:10 pm

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia is considering a plan to send nearly 300 Rohingya Muslim refugees detained after arriving on a damaged boat back out to sea once the ship has been fixed, two security sources told Reuters on Thursday. Muslim-majority Malaysia has been a favoured destination for ethnic Rohingya fleeing persecution in Myanmar and … Read More


Turkey, starts, repatriating, Islamic State, detainees

Turkey starts repatriating Islamic State detainees

11 November, 2019 8:12 pm 8:12 pm

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey said on Monday it had deported two captives from Islamic State — a German and an American — beginning a programme to repatriate detainees that has caused friction with its NATO allies since it launched an offensive in northern Syria. Ankara says it has captured 287 militants in northeast Syria and … Read More


Amnesty International, demands, immediate, release, detainees, IOK

Amnesty International demands immediate release of all detainees held in IO...

10 October, 2019 11:00 am 11:00 am

LONDON (KMS) – London-based world human rights watchdog – Amnesty International – has said that it documented a clear pattern of the Indian authorities arbitrarily detaining activists, politicians and even children if they are thought to hold dissenting opinions, as the crackdown in Occupied Kashmir continues. After conducting interviews in Occupied Kashmir in the last … Read More


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US urges India to release detainees, restore rights in IoK

08 August, 2019 1:46 pm 1:46 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The US urged India to quickly release detainees and restore basic rights in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) to ease tensions between Pakistan and India. While speaking to the journalists in Washington, a senior US State Department official said, “We have long called for direct conversations between Pakistan and India to resolve … Read More