Stranded Rohingya migrants reach Indonesia, undergo Covid-19 tests | AFP

Nearly 300 Rohingya migrants underwent preliminary health checks and screening for Covid 19 in Aceh, Indonesia, after reaching shore early this morning. The group claims to have been at sea for seven months, the United Nations refugee agency said, in one of the biggest such landings by the persecuted Myanmar minority in years.

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