170 Myanmar nationals deported from China, some 120 were from Rakhine State
Narinjara News, 21 May 2022
A total of 170 Myanmar nationals were deported by the Chinese authorities on 19 May, among them 120 hailing from Rakhine State, said a report released by the RFA.
They were at Huoyang prison in Guangdong province of China before deportation to Myanmar (Burma). They all were deported through the gates of Muse palace. Out of 170 deportees, 54 are women.
More than 100 Burmese nationals are still at Huoyang prison. They were arrested while working in China, added the RFA report.
More than 6,000 Burmese are still behind bars across China, said the RFA quoting aid workers in the Muse border.