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Query Responses

Query responses are replies to focused queries or requests for Information that are submitted in the course of the refugee status determination process.
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Malaysia: 1. What steps have the Malaysian authorities taken to protect the rights or safety of ethnic minorities? 2. What steps have the Malaysian authorities taken to protect the rights or safety of ethnic Indians? 3. Is there any evidence of the authorities denying protection to ethnic minorities? 4. Is there any evidence of the authorities or of the police favouring ethnic Malays? 5. How are mixed marriages viewed by the community/society? 6. How are mixed marriages viewed by the government?

3 November 2005 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Malaysia: 1. Please provide any information about the relationship between Buddhists and Muslims in Malaysia. 2. Do Muslims force Buddhists to become Muslims, with threat of punishment including death, if they don't? 3. What protection, if any, does the state provide to ensure there is no violence against Buddhists refusing to convert, etc? 4. What is the situation regarding people of Chinese origin and other ethnic/racial groups in Malaysia?

27 October 2005 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Malaysia: 1. Please provide any information on the attitude of Muslims in Malaysia to mixed marriages. 2. Please provide any information on the attitude of Hindus to mixed marriages. 3. Please provide up-to-date information on the treatment of Tamils in Malaysia. 4. Question deleted. 5. Is there any information to suggest that the authorities deny protection to Tamils? 6. Is there any information to suggest that the authorities deny protection to Hindus? 7. Please provide information on community attitudes to domestic violence. 8. What state/non-government protection is available to women in Malaysia who suffer domestic violence?

21 October 2005 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Malaysia: Treatment of sexual minorities (August 2004 - August 2005)

30 August 2005 | Publisher: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Malaisie : traitement des minorités sexuelles (août 2004 - août 2005)

30 August 2005 | Publisher: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Malaysia: Recourse available to women who are victims of sexual or physical abuse (January 2003 - August 2005)

22 August 2005 | Publisher: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Malaisie : recours qu'ont les femmes victimes de violence sexuelle ou physique (janvier 2003-août 2005)

22 August 2005 | Publisher: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Malaysia: 1. Is there any evidence of harsh treatment by the authorities accorded to members of Friends of the Earth in Malaysia? 2. Anything else you feel might be relevant

15 August 2005 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Malaysia: Is it a criminal offence in Malaysia for a person (Tamil Indian in this case) to "force a (Muslim) person to eat pork"?

1 August 2005 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Malaysia: 1. Can you please provide advice on the Sharia Law in the State of Pahang in relation to the question of custody of children in circumstances where the parents divorce, and whether in fact formal custody arrangements will normally be made? 2. Furthermore, can you please source material on the issue of access by a non-custodial parent where that parent is a non-practising Muslim? 3. From the sources consulted it seems that the matter of abandoning Islam is problematic and again is covered by state Shariah law. Can you provide advice on this and the issue of reversion to a non-Muslim name in such circumstances?

30 July 2005 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

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