Maritime agency rounds up 48 illegals in coastal operations

Malaysian authorities have detained a total of 48 illegal immigrants from Bangladesh and Indonesia after intercepting three vessels acting suspiciously in waters near the coast of Malacca during the weekend. The first boatload was spotted by a Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency team near the Malaysian Maritime Academy in Kuala Sungai Baru at 2:30am on Saturday, Nanyang Siang Pau (Malaysia) […]