Posts Tagged ‘Phuket’

Burma Must Recognise Rohingya or Face Asean Disgrace

January 11, 2013

Burma Must Recognise Rohingya or Face Asean Disgrace, By Alan Morison and Chutima Sidasathian Thursday, January 10, 2013

Former Asean Secretary General Dr Surin Pitsuwan on Phuket last year
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PHUKET: Indonesia is interceding in Burma as the Asean partners desperately try to stem international damage from years of Asean subterfuge and inaction on the Rohingya issue.

Phuket Rohingya repatriated to Myanmar

January 4, 2013

Phuket Rohingya repatriated to Myanmar

The Rohingya rescued from an open boat adrift off Phuket, including women and children who were fleeing violent persecution in their home state of Arakan, are to be repatriated to Myanmar. Photo: Kritsada Mueanhawong