The World Bank estimates Malaysia had some 1.5 million migrants undocumented or working illegally in 2019. File photo: EPA-EFE The World Bank estimates Malaysia had some 1.5 million migrants undocumented or working illegally in 2019. File photo: EPA-EFE
The World Bank estimates Malaysia had some 1.5 million migrants undocumented or working illegally in 2019. File photo: EPA-EFE

Malaysian policemen arrested over drug, migrant worker smuggling

  • A group of police officers and soldiers were accused of colluding with smugglers for a payment of up to US$235 per month
  • The arrest of the 18 men followed the detention of 40 alleged smugglers on June 4, authorities said

Topic |   Malaysia
The World Bank estimates Malaysia had some 1.5 million migrants undocumented or working illegally in 2019. File photo: EPA-EFE The World Bank estimates Malaysia had some 1.5 million migrants undocumented or working illegally in 2019. File photo: EPA-EFE
The World Bank estimates Malaysia had some 1.5 million migrants undocumented or working illegally in 2019. File photo: EPA-EFE
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