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Friday, August 23, 2019

Tag: Human Rights Commission of Malaysia

Stand firm for your independence, Suhakam urges judiciary

Suhakam chairman reminds judiciary that their decisions set precedents in the way human rights is handled and freedoms enjoyed by the people.

Tight budgets to blame for poor medical care of detainees?

Razali Ismail of Suhakam says Immigration Department detainees are entitled to the same level of medical care as others in the community.

Gobind: Home ministry failed to end custodial deaths

DAP MP says inquests have not been able to resolve the problem as deaths in lockups have continued to take place this year.

Suhakam wants Rohingya refugees to be allowed to work

It calls on the government to accede to the 1951 Refugee Convention as there is a need for clarity, legal certainty and protection for refugees.