Private Sea Search for Rohingya to Commence in March

February 26, 2016 04:24 AM

An organization credited with rescuing 13,000 migrants stranded in the Mediterranean Sea says it is launching a new mission in Southeast Asian waters to aid Rohingya refugees who take to the seas. The operation in and near the Andaman Sea will use a ship and a pair of long-range drones to find vessels that may be transporting refugees or migrants. Steve Herman reports.