Daily Archives: February 14, 2017

US Consul for Medan confirmed the transfer of Rohingya refugees to America

US accepts Rohingya refugees from Indonesia

In crisis -- In this Dec. 2, 2016 photo, Mohsena Begum, a Rohingya who escaped to Bangladesh from Myanmar, holds her child and sits at the entrance of a room of an unregistered refugee...
A Hindu nationalist political party has launched a systematic campaign calling for the expulsion of Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya refugees from Jammu and Kashmir

Qatar- Hindu party targets Rohingya in Jammu-Kashmir campaign

SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir: A Hindu nationalist political party has launched a systematic campaign calling for the expulsion of Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya refugees from Jammu and Kashmir, terming their presence in the region an...
An anti-Rohingya hardline Buddhist group, together with Buddhist monks, rally outside Yangon's Thilawa port as the Malaysian ship carrying relief aid for Rohingya Muslim minority arrives on February 9, 2017. (Photo by AFP)

Myanmar sentences Muslim Rohingya man to death

Myanmar's authorities have sentenced a man belonging to the Muslim Rohingya ethnic minority to death for his alleged role in a deadly raid on border police posts, an incident that triggered a fierce military...
he RSO split again in 1986, giving rise to the Arakan Rohingya Islamic Front (ARIF) splinter; in 1998, the two groups formed a loose alliance

Are terrorists infiltrating Rakhine state?

Muslims have been living in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, along the Bay of Bengal, since as early as 11th century and they grew significantly in the 15th; but they are now living there amid persistent...

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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...
Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Bangladesh silent on Canadian offer to take Rohingya refugees including rape victims

Bangladesh did not accept an offer by Canada to take in Rohingya refugees, including women who were raped, Canadian officials said, as the South...