Daily Archives: January 24, 2017

During the ASEAN Foreign Minister Meeting for the Rohingya issue held in Yangon on December 19, 2016, Malaysia’s Foreign Minister Anifah Aman said that the plight of the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar was a regional concern and called ASEAN to coordinate humanitarian aid and to investigate alleged atrocities committed against them

The Rohingya Exodus: Is Malaysia In A Catch-22 Situation?

http://www.forbes.com/sites/realspin/2017/01/23/the-rohingya-exodus-is-malaysia-in-a-catch-22-situation/#44d043031bff Guest post written by Mohd Hazmi Mohd Rusli Dr. Rusli is a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Syariah and Law, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia. Introduction The issue of persecution against the Rohingyas has, yet again, made...
Relatives of many Rohingyas live in Bangladesh and they too help their relatives in Myanmar to come here.

Gupta asks Govt to deport Bangladeshis, Rohingyas

JAMMU, Jan 23: State BJP spokesperson, Prof. Virender Gupta today asked the State Government to identify the Bangladeshi and Rohingyas who have infiltrated in Jammu and Kashmir State and presently settled in Jammu and...

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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...
More than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims crossed from Rakhine state, in mostly Buddhist Myanmar, into Bangladesh from August last year

‘Can’t eat, can’t sleep’: Rohingya on Myanmar repatriation list

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh, Nov 9 (Reuters) - For Nurul Amin, a Rohingya Muslim living in a refugee camp in Bangladesh, the days since learning...