Jailed Malaysian reformist Anwar Ibrahim was granted a full pardon on Wednesday and walked out of a hospital in Kuala Lumpur just a week after his alliance scored a shock…
Malaysia disavows a statement issued by ASEAN chair, the Philippines, as misrepresenting “the reality” of an exodus of 430,000 ethnic Rohingya from Burma.
The Burmese fans were forced to walk through throngs of Malaysia supporters and the scenes turned ugly.
Malaysia has some two million registered migrant workers but also an equal number of undocumented ones.
Burmese nationals left near a deserted shrimp farm by job recruiters who promised to return and take them to Malaysia.
Foreign ministry says it was “regrettable” that Malaysia called together Muslim governments to put pressure on Burma over the plight of Rohingyas.