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VOA EXCLUSIVE: Myanmar Questions Migrants Found Stranded Offshore

Myanmar said it is set to begin processing more than 700 boat people it rescued off its coast earlier this week. Officials near the western border town of Maungdaw told VOA reporters who traveled there that the refugees, including more than 70 women and 40 children, were being brought Wednesday to an immigration center near the town of Taung Pyo. VOA has been given exclusive access to the detainees, who said they endured three months of horrific conditions before being brought back to...

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