Asylum Seekers to Attempt Perilous Sea Voyages

Asylum Seekers to Attempt Perilous Sea Voyages

  Refugee advocates expect a new wave of “stateless” Rohingya asylum seekers to attempt perilous sea voyages in rickety boats from ports in Bangladesh, raising concerns about how they will be treated if they land in Thailand. A boatload of 92 Rohingya fleeing persecution in Burma’s border regions has been handed over to the Thai […]