After 60 Myanmar fishermen enslaved on a remote Indonesian island reportedly declined a rescue mission last weekend, Myanmar’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced it will send a delegation to assess the situation.
The Indonesian government has announced it will form a special team to investigate allegations of slavery in the fishing industry, as officials prepare to return hundreds of foreign crewmen to their homelands, including Myanmar.
Consultations on a proposed switch to proportional representation wrapped up yesterday, with representatives of 35 registered parties having put forward their views over the past three days.
Captain was still trying to reel in more fish despite unbalanced vessel leaning dangerously to one side.
Department of Health has been split into public health and medical care departments as of April 1.