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Malaysia defends eviction of sea nomads, citing security concerns

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Smoke rises as a house is demolished in Tun Sakaran Marine Park, Sabah
June 08, 2024
Reuters

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian authorities defended their decision to evict hundreds of sea nomads from their homes off the coast of Sabah state this week, saying it was aimed at boosting security and combating cross-border crime.

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