World Refugee Day: Right to seek safety

20 June marks World Refugee Day – an occasion to recognise refugees’ right to seek safety and rebuild their lives.

But has Malaysia upheld this basic human right?

Astro Awani’s Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan speak to refugee advocate Muhamad and Asylum Access Malaysia’s executive director Tham Hui Ying about the realities here.



AGENDA RAKYAT - Lima perkara utama
  1. Tegakkan maruah serta kualiti kehidupan rakyat
  2. Galakkan pembangunan saksama, lestari serta tangani krisis alam sekitar
  3. Raikan kerencaman dan keterangkuman
  4. Selamatkan demokrasi dan angkatkan keluhuran undang-undang
  5. Lawan rasuah dan kronisme
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