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Migrants rescued off Indonesian coast

About 400 migrants have been rescued by local fishermen in the Strait of Malacca, off Indonesia's Aceh province, after their stricken boat was reportedly turned away numerous times from the Thai and Malaysian coasts by authorities. Wednesday's ... Yahoo! Maktoob News, 4 days ago
Refugee crisis looms as 1,000 hit Malacca states Morning Star Online, 1 week ago
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Local fishermen save hundreds of migrants in the Strait of Malacca

Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn Local fishermen saved hundreds of migrants in the Strait of Malacca, from their wooden vessels off Indonesia's Aceh province. In total we found around 500 people out at sea and they are being ...
 New Europe5 days ago UN chief worried on refugees stranded in Andaman Sea, Malacca Straits  HT Syndication1 week ago Urgent: UN chief concerned about migrants, refugees stranded in Andaman Sea, Malacca Straits  China.org.cn1 week ago Unicef encourages regional leaders to work together in solving migrant issue  The Sun Daily1 week ago
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South-east Asia: UN officials stress need to protect migrants stranded at sea

Increasingly concerned about the plight of migrants and refugees stranded in the Andaman Sea and Straits of Malacca, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson have spoken separately to leaders in Southeast A ...
 Sify1 week ago UN stresses need to protect migrants stranded at sea  Dhaka Tribune1 week ago In talks with Southeast Asian leaders, top UN officials stress need to protect migrants stranded at sea  United Nations1 week ago UN officials stress need to protect migrants stranded in Andaman Sea and Straits of Malacca  WAM.ae1 week ago
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Sailing down memory lane

ONE-hundred-and-twenty-four years ago, Ottoman frigate Ertugrul sailed down the Straits of Malacca en route to Japan on a diplomatic mission, during which she later encountered a typhoon, drifted onto a reef and sank with only 69 survivors rescued. ...
 TheStar.com.my1 week ago

Malaysia turns away boat with more than 500 migrants

Fearing arrests, captains tied to trafficking networks have in recent days abandoned ships in the busy Malacca Strait and surrounding waters. LANGKAWI: Thousands of Rohingya Muslims and Bangladeshi abandoned at sea had nowhere to turn Thursday as Malaysia ...
 Economic Times1 week ago

SINGAPORE PRESS-Call to expand joint patrols in piracy hot spots - Straits Times

After keeping pirates at bay in the Malacca Strait, Singaporeand its neighbours want to expand their joint patrols in newpiracy hot spots in the South China Sea, the Straits Timesreported. Chief of Navy Lai Chung Han was in talks with ...
 Yahoo! Finance2 weeks ago
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Government advises Indian ships to be 'extra cautious' in Malacca Strait, South East Asia

The government has asked Indian ships sailing in the Malacca Strait and South East Asia to be "extra cautious" and take necessary security steps. NEW DELHI: The government has asked Indian ships sailing in the Malacca Strait and South East Asia to be "extra ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Be 'extra cautious' in SE Asia: Govt advises Indian ships  Rediff.com1 month ago Be 'extra cautious' in SE Asia, govt advises Indian ships  Business Standard1 month ago

Kra Isthmus canal would suffer same fate as Strait of Malacca

A recent report about the signing of a memorandum between China and Thailand stating that they will jointly excavate a canal passing through the Kra Isthmus in Thailand has drawn the attention of Asia-Pacific geographic strategy observers. More ...
 Want China Times2 days ago Many barriers to China's Kra Isthmus canal dream: People's Daily  Want China Times4 days ago Kra Isthmus canal to benefit Hong Kong at Singapore's expense  Want China Times5 days ago Thailand, China to team up on long-proposed Kra Isthmus canal  Want China Times1 week ago

Canal to Bypass Straits of Malacca and Singapore "Hard to Justify"

Marcus Hand, editor of Seatrade Global, argues that construction of the Kra Canal would be difficult to justify. The construction of the Kra Canal ,which would enable shipping to bypass the Straits of Malacca and Singapore , is economically, ...
 Ship & Bunker3 days ago Thailand canal deal with China denied  Safety at Sea International5 days ago China not involved in Kra canal work  Asia News Network5 days ago A plan for a China-controlled canal through Thailand could change everything about Asia as we know it  Business Insider Australia3 days ago
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Sydney Morning Herald

Lost At Sea, Unwanted: The Plight Of Myanmar's Rohingya Boat People

STRAITS OF MALACCA A humanitarian disaster looms as thousands of migrants remain stranded at sea, while authorities in Southeast Asian nations refuse to take them in. The scale of the crisis is still unknown. No organization, from the UNHCR and ...
 MyNewsHub4 days ago Desperate killings at sea: Rohingya fleeing Myanmar  Sydney Morning Herald1 week ago Adrift and desperate: Rohingya fleeing Myanmar  WA Today1 week ago Southeast Asia's migrant boat crisis a global responsibility Kirsten McConnachie  Malaysian Insider1 week ago
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