In Malaysia refugees are unable to work, attend school, or access public health care. Photo: Tashny Sukumaran
In Malaysia refugees are unable to work, attend school, or access public health care. Photo: Tashny Sukumaran
Malaysia

Hari Raya 2019: refugees in Malaysia mourn lost dreams as they mark Eid

  • For many displaced families, the Muslim festival is a low-key affair as they eke out a living in a strange land
  • Advocacy groups say the government must show greater political will in tackling the plight of Malaysia’s estimated 170,400 refugees

In Malaysia refugees are unable to work, attend school, or access public health care. Photo: Tashny Sukumaran
In Malaysia refugees are unable to work, attend school, or access public health care. Photo: Tashny Sukumaran
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