Illegal Bangladeshi migrants stand in a moving police van at the police headquarters in Langkawi on May 11, 2015 after landing on Malaysian shores earlier in the day. AFP PHOTO / MANAN VATSYAYANA
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A small rickety wooden boat believed to be carrying around 70 Indonesian migrants sank in the Malacca Strait early Thursday killing at least 13 people, Malaysian officials said.The boat sank in choppy waters off Malaysia's western coast near Sauh Cape close to the coastal town of Sabak Bernam in central Selangor state, Mohamad Aliyas Hamdan, the local head of the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency, told AFP.Around two million illegal immigrants -- the vast majority of them from Indonesia -- are estimated to be working in Malaysia.
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