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Understanding The Conditions At Immigration Detention Centres

Kenneth Cheng, Documentation and Monitoring Officer, SUARAM

20-Apr-22 19:00

Understanding The Conditions At Immigration Detention Centres

A riot broke out at a temporary immigration detention centre in Kedah, leading to 528 detainees escaping the facility and 6 deaths. We discuss the conditions at the detention centres as well as some of the larger issues that might have led up to the riot.


Image source: Kindel Media, Pexels

Produced by: Jeremy Ng, Lee Chwi Lynn, Sharmilla Ganesan

Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn, Sharmilla Ganesan


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