Govt says babies born to refugees are threat to sovereignty
Fadli and Hans Nicholas Jong
The Jakarta Post
Uncertain status: Marwan Mohammed holds his baby at the Kolekta Hotel migrant camp in Batam, Riau Islands.(JP/Fadli)Refugees seeking shelter here are already a serious problem for a populous nation like Indonesia. And even more so if they give birth to babies within the country’s territory.
A case in point is the refugees giving birth in Batam, Riau Islands. The government has started to ...