Pretend information, on-line hate swell anti-Rohingya sentiment in Indonesia

JAKARTA: Arriving on a rickety boat in western Indonesia from squalid Bangladesh camps after weeks at sea late final yr, lots of of Rohingya refugees got here to shore solely to be rotated and pushed again.
The persecuted Myanmar minority have been beforehand welcomed within the ultra-conservative Aceh province, with many locals sympathetic due to their very own lengthy historical past of battle. However a wave of greater than 1,500 refugees in latest months has been handled in a different way.