[ASEAN] ASEAN countries to propose solution to the Rohingya crisis

An ASEAN proposal, backed by Japan, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Brunei, Singapore, Philipines, Thailand was submitted to the meeting of ASEAN + 2.

The proposal calls for short-term actions like the establishment of a Nansen-like passport, cooperation with UN bodies and NGOs to address the refugee problems and provide more support for the refugees like sanitation system and basic education for the situation.

In terms of long-term solutions, the proposal calls for the implementation of the Kofi Annan solution.