20 Aug '11, 4am

Malaysia busts Chinese people smuggling ring: KUALA LUMPUR: Police in Malaysia have busted a Chinese people smug...

KUALA LUMPUR: Police in Malaysia have busted a Chinese people smuggling ring which tried to claim UN refugee status for its victims, they said Saturday. Officers detained 16 Chinese nationals over allegations they were smuggling people from China to Thailand and into Malaysia, where they would then make false claims for refugee status. Deputy national police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said the suspected traffickers were arrested in Kuala Lumpur and in the southern state of Johor on August 6, and held under the country's tough internal security laws. "We believe the suspects were involved in a syndicate trafficking people from China to Thailand before smuggling them into Malaysia," he was quoted as saying in the Star daily. "Once here, they obtained fake travel documents before the victims were sent to other countries. "The syndicate would also apply for real United Nations Hig...

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