Rohingya exodus

Bowing to international pressure, Indonesia allows stricken boat with over 100 Rohingya refugees to dock

Bowing to international pressure, Indonesia allows stricken boat with over 100 Rohingya refugees to dock

  • The group of Rohingya, which included children and pregnant women, had been spotted by a fisherman on their wooden skiff off the coast of Aceh province on Sunday
  • Rohingya Muslim refugees from Myanmar have for years sailed to countries such as Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia between November and April when the seas are calm
By Reuters ·