How a 16,000-strong religious gathering led Malaysia to lockdown

18 March 2020 The struggle to contain infections linked to a religious gathering has led Malaysia to resort to sweeping restrictions on people’s movement, underscoring the challenge of upholding religious rights in fighting a pandemic. More than half of the country’s 673 confirmed cases, the most in Southeast Asia, were linked to an event that … Continue reading How a 16,000-strong religious gathering led Malaysia to lockdown