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Boris Johnson holds historic meeting with freedom fighter Aung San Suu Kyi as he praises progress made in Burma but warns over human rights abuses Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4140468/Boris-Johnson-meets-Burmese-leader-Aung-San-Suu-Kyi.html#ixzz4WP7nPHF1 Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

Boris Johnson meets de facto leader of Burma Aung San Suu Kyi in Naypyidaw

Boris Johnson held talks with Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi today amid concerns about allegations of human rights abuses in the country. The Foreign Secretary said 'many challenges remain' in Burma and the country's...
Syed Hamid Albar attends the ASEAN summit in Singapore, Nov. 21, 2007. / Reuters

OIC envoy calls for UN intervention in Arakan State

KUALA LUMPUR — The United Nations should intervene in Burma’s Arakan State to stop further escalation of violence against Muslims and avoid another genocide like in Cambodia and Rwanda, said the Organisation of Islamic...
Araghchi denounces Burmese gov. for neglect in Rohingya

Araghchi denounces Burmese gov. for neglect in Rohingya

TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – Deputy-FM for Legal and International Affairs has said Muslim world will never allow discriminatory conduct against Muslims anywhere in the world. Mr. Abbas Araghchi who was speaking in a forum...
British MPs call on foreign secretary to take a tougher line on Myanmar military’s persecution of Muslim minority group

Boris Johnson urged to press Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya on Myanmar trip

British MPs call on foreign secretary to take a tougher line on Myanmar military’s persecution of Muslim minority group The British foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, will make a delicate visit to Myanmar on Friday to...
Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz

Muslim Ummah must play active role to help Rohingya Muslims: Sartaj Aziz

Kuala Lumpur : Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Thursday said "Muslim Ummah must play an active role to help the Rohingya Muslims in these difficult times". According to a statement...

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Rohingya refugee children shout slogans during a protest against repatriation efforts, Unchiprang refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, Nov. 15, 2018.

Rohingya Shot in Camp in Myanmar

    Reports of shootings, allegedly by Myanmar police, at a camp for Rohingya refugees in Rakhine state have sparked concern by United Nations officials. Knut Ostby,...
Bangladesh has made some improvements to the islet, including housing for about 100,000 refugees. A look at the development of Bhasan Char, formed by silt deposits from the Meghna River, over the past 20 years.

Bhasan Char: Bangladesh Builds New Rohingya Camp

The Bangladesh government wants to send about 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a muddy, uninhabited island — "formed only in the last 20 years by...
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) has decided to send a regional taskforce to Myanmar to assist the Rohingya repatriation from Bangladesh

Rohingya Repatriation: Asean to send taskforce to Myanmar

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) has decided to send a regional taskforce to Myanmar to assist the Rohingya repatriation from Bangladesh. The decision...
Repatriations are set to begin on Thursday, but most, if not all, have said they do not want to go back

Rohingya refugees flee camps to avoid return to Myanmar

  Rohingya Muslims say their evening prayers in a half completed structure at a refugee camp in Bangladesh.Photograph: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Rohingya refugees are...
King Salman bin Abdulaziz (R) meeting receiving Bangladesh s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina (L) at the royal palace in the capital Riyadh on October 17, 2018. (Photo via AFP)

Saudi Arabia to deport scores of Rohingya refugees to Bangladesh: Report

Saudi Arabia is set to send scores of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Bangladesh, years after they fled persecution in their home country; but have...