Illegal Bangladeshi Muslim Rohingya boat people to figure in Malaysia and Bangladesh talks

Thousands of Rohingya — members of a stateless Muslim minority described by the UN as one of the world’s most persecuted groups — have fled Myanmar in recent months with many making the perilous sea journey south. In the recent weeks nearly 3,000 boat people from Myanmar and Bangladesh have been rescued or swum to shore in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. Malaysia and Bangladesh foreign ministers will meet Sunday to discuss issues related to illegal Bangladeshi and Muslim Rohingya boat people