Indonesia, Malaysia announce temporary shelter to migrants
The resettlement and repatriation process will be done in one year by the international community
Indonesia and Malaysia have announced to provide temporary shelter to thousands of migrants stranded at sea.
The announcement was made by Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman after a meeting with his counterpart from Indonesia and Thailand in Putrajaya today.
He said the resettlement and repatriation process will be done in one year by the international community.
Meanwhile, a fishing trawler carrying four hundred and thirty migrants mainly Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar has been rescued in Indonesian province of Aceh province.