A boat carrying hundreds of Rohingya refugees was prevented from entering Malaysian waters due to fears of bringing Covid-19 into the country. But are those fears justified? We explore how countries should be responding towards refugees and asylum seekers during the Covid-19 pandemic. BFM speaks to Matthew Smith, chief executive of Fortify Rights.
Produced by Lim Sue Ann
Presented by Sharmilla Ganesan, Lim Sue Ann and Dashran Yohan
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