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  • Dec 19 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Malaysia talks tough on Myanmar’s treatment of Rohingya

  Malaysia talks tough on Myanmar’s treatment of Rohingya Esther Htusan By ESTHER HTUSAN Associated Press 666 words 19 December 2016 05:34 AM Associated Press Newswires APRS English (c) 2016. The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.   YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Malaysia, the most outspoken of Myanmar’s neighbors over its treatment of its Muslim ethnic [...]

  • Dec 16 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Decoding Najib’s megaphone diplomacy

  Decoding Najib’s megaphone diplomacy 1209 words 16 December 2016 The Jakarta Post JKPOST 7 English (c) 2016 The Jakarta Post   A. Ibrahim Almuttaqi, Jakarta Earlier this month, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak made what many saw as a serious breach of diplomatic protocol when he spoke out against Myanmar’s treatment of the Rohingya — treatment [...]

  • Jul 18 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

UN body open to sharing database

KUALA LUMPUR: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is open to having a database for those whose presence here it had sanctioned, that is accessible to the authorities who have been calling for one to be set up. In a statement, the Malaysian chapter of the UN body said it shared Kuala Lumpur’s concern about the use [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

“The World is Outraged”: Legitimacy in the Making of the ASEAN Human Rights Body

Why did ASEAN create a regional human rights body? The 2008 ASEAN Charter includes the “promotion and protection” of human rights among ASEAN’s Principles and Purposes. It also declared that ASEAN would establish a human rights body. This raises an empirical puzzle given the prevailing ASEAN norm of “non-interference in the internal affairs of one [...]

  • Jan 27 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific, Middle East

LEGAL OBLIGATION TO RESCUE ROHINGYAS FOR M’SIA

Home Search Alerts Newsletters News Pages Companies/Markets Display Options + Related Dow Jones Intelligent Indexing™ Listen to Article | Translate Article | Share   LEGAL OBLIGATION TO RESCUE ROHINGYAS FOR M’SIA 458 words 18 May 2015 National Iraqi News Agency NAIRAQ English © 2015, National Iraqi News Agency, All rights Reserved – Provided by SyndiGate [...]

  • Oct 27 / 2014
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Asia-Pacific, North America

Why the U.N. Can’t Solve the World’s Problems

  NEWS ANALYSIS Sunday Review Desk; SECTSR Why the U.N. Can’t Solve the World’s Problems Somini Sengupta By SOMINI SENGUPTA 907 words 27 July 2014 The New York Times NYTF Late Edition – Final 5 English Copyright 2014 The New York Times Company. All Rights Reserved.   CORRECTION APPENDEDUNITED NATIONS THERE has been no dearth [...]

  • Sep 02 / 2011
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Asia-Pacific

REMEMBER OUR RESPONSIBILITY TO PROTECT REFUGEES

  Features REMEMBER OUR RESPONSIBILITY TO PROTECT REFUGEES Julian Burnside JULIAN BURNSIDE 937 words 2 September 2011 The Australian AUSTLN 1 – All-round Country 14 English Copyright 2011 News Ltd. All Rights Reserved   The government should take a bold stand and abolish indefinite detention THE government’s Malaysia Solution has been scuttled by the High [...]

  • Jun 10 / 2011
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Asia-Pacific

Refugee expert says Australia/Malaysia swap illegal Refugee law expert James Hathaway questions Aust’s ability to protect rights in Malaysia Refugee expert says Australia Malaysia swap illegal

Refugee expert says Australia/Malaysia swap illegal Refugee law expert James Hathaway questions Aust’s ability to protect rights in Malaysia Refugee expert says Australia Malaysia swap illegal Emily Bourke Emily Bourke 1444 words 10 June 2011 Australian Broadcasting Corporation Transcripts ABCTRS English (c) 2011 Australian Broadcasting Corporation   EMILY BOURKE: As authorities again battle to regain [...]

  • May 25 / 2010
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Asia-Pacific

Giving a voice to N. Korea issues

  Giving a voice to N. Korea issues 552 words 25 May 2010 New Straits Times NSTRAT 20 English (c) 2010 New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad.   “PROSPECTS for peace in the Korean peninsula” is the title of one session during the 24th Asia-Pacific Roundtable (APR) in Kuala Lumpur from June 7 to 9. [...]

  • May 23 / 2009
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Asia-Pacific

EMPHASISE PEACE-LOVING NATURE OF ISLAM, SAYS MALAYSIAN FM

EMPHASISE PEACE-LOVING NATURE OF ISLAM, SAYS MALAYSIAN FM MUIN ABDUL MAJID 703 words 23 May 2009 Bernama Daily Malaysian News BRNAMA English (c) 2009 Bernama – Malaysian National News Agency   Malaysia wants the Muslim community to stress that the West should not confuse the words and deeds of a small number of extremists, who [...]

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