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Refugees trickle across India border from Myanmar turmoil

By AFP     10 hours ago in World A number of people have begun escaping the turmoil in Myanmar into India, some of them police refusing to take part in the violent crackdown on protests against a military coup there, officials and reports said. Myanmar's junta ousted civilian leader…
bubmag
March 5, 2021
Refugees

Freed medevac refugees face ‘poverty’

The Queensland government has been urged to provide emergency housing for 25 medevac detainees released by federal authorities in Brisbane after years in immigration detention. The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre says 25 people brought to Australia for medical treatment under now-repealed medical evacuation laws have been released into the community.…
bubmag
March 1, 2021
Refugees

Bangladesh: ‘No obligation’ to help Rohingya at sea

Dhaka expects India or Myanmar to take refugees adrift in Andaman for nearly two weeks Bangladesh Navy personnel help a Rohingya child out of a navy vessel that was taking refugees to be resettled on Bhasan Char island in December. (Reuters File Photo) DHAKA: Bangladesh is under “no obligation” to…
bubmag
February 27, 2021