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Wisma Putra confirms detention of 47 Malaysians in Cambodia


  • Nation
  • Thursday, 7 Feb 2019

The mother of one of the Malaysians detained had appealed to the government to help bring all 47 detainees home claiming that they were victims of a human trafficking syndicate. - ZULAZHAR SHEBLEE / THE STAR

The mother of one of the Malaysians detained had appealed to the government to help bring all 47 detainees home claiming that they were victims of a human trafficking syndicate. - ZULAZHAR SHEBLEE / THE STAR

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Foreign Ministry has confirmed the detention of 47 Malaysians in Poi Pet, Cambodia since Dec 11, 2018.

Wisma Putra said they were suspected to be involved in illegal online gambling activities.  

Malaysians , Cambodia , Larry Soon

   

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