Daily Archives: March 19, 2017

Rohingya children in Delhi eat a simple dinner of rice and dal

Photo Feature: Rohingya Refugees in Delhi Denied Healthcare, Education

Although the Rohingya community in Delhi worries about their families abroad, their day-to-day survival preoccupies them. For more photo: click this link A Rohingya man walks through the jhuggi camp in Shaheen Bagh as a...
Central delegation to review threat perception

JK asked to submit report on Rohingya Muslims in Jammu

Srinagar, Mar 17: The Centre has sought details from the state government about the Rohingya Muslims settled in Jammu. Official sources said the Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh, held a meeting in the first week...
Rohingya group urges EU to support UN investigation in Myanmar probe

EU seeks UN probe into crimes against Rohingya

The European Union called on Thursday for the United Nations to send an international fact-finding mission urgently to Burma to investigate allegations of torture, rapes and executions by the military against the Rohingya Muslim...
Central delegation to review threat perception

APRRN Statement: Stop the Eviction of Rohingyas in Jammu

Report from Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network Published on 17 Mar 2017 — View Original The Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN) urges the Government of India to act immediately to provide protection to Rohingya refugees...
Illegal Rohingya migrants are ordered off the 10-wheeled truck in which they travelled from Bangkok, in Tak Bai district, Narathiwat, early Friday morning

Thai cops detain 27 Rohingya being smuggled into M’sia

NARATHIWAT: Thai authorities detained 27 ethnic Rohingyas in the Salamai sub-district of Tak Bai early today for allegedly trying to enter Malaysia. Narathiwat Regional Immigration chief Col Noppadol Rakchart said those detained, comprising 22 men,...
A Rohingya abandoned house is seen at U Shey Kya village outside Maungdaw

China, Russia block U.N. council concern about Myanmar violence

China, backed by Russia, blocked a short U.N. Security Council statement on Myanmar on Friday, diplomats said, after the 15-member body met to discuss the situation in Rakhine state, where the country's military is...
Suu Kyi has been running interference for the military out of two of her cabinet offices: the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the State Counsellor’s Office

The Legend of Aung San Suu Kyi – Part 2

“… or live long enough to see yourself become the villain” Aung San Suu Kyi rose to the stature of human rights goddess in 2012 when she was finally able to leave Myanmar for Norway...
Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi smiles at supporters as she celebrates Thingyan, Myanmar's new year water festival, in front of her home in Yangon April 16, 2012. Myanmar celebrates the New Year Water Festival of Thingyan during the month of Tagu, which usually falls around mid-April

The Legend of Aung San Suu Kyi – 1

“… or live long enough to see yourself become the villain” “So who is Aung San Suu Kyi … how can she travel the world to shill up investment in Myanmar while the military is...

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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...