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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Myanmar military fights Arakan Army among ancient Rakhine temples

Myanmar military fights Arakan Army among ancient Rakhine temples

Fighting between Myanmar's military and ethnic Rakhine insurgents has now reached the ancient temples of Mrauk U, the former capital of the Rakhine kingdom...
Kefayat Ullah, a Rohingya boy who was expelled from Leda High School for being a Rohingya, studies in his shelter in Leda camp in Teknaf, Bangladesh, 5 March, 2019. Photo: Reuters

Children expelled from schools for being Rohingya

Mohammed Ismail, a Rohingya boy who was expelled from Leda High School for being a Rohingya, poses for a picture in Leda camp in...
UN warns Bangladesh of ‘new crisis’ over relocation plan to Bhasan Char

UN warns Bangladesh of ‘new crisis’ over relocation plan to Bhasan Char

UN warns Bangladesh of ‘new crisis’ over relocation plan to Bhasan Char Bangladesh risks creating a "new crisis" for Rohingya refugees if it goes ahead...
Malaysian Rohingya activist nominated for the US State Department award

Malaysian Rohingya activist nominated for the US State Department award

This picture taken on August 20, 2018 shows Rohingya refugee Sharifah Shakirah, 25, founder of the Rohingya Women Development Network, posing for a photograph...
3 Rohingya refugees held, sent back to camp in Hyderabad

3 Rohingya refugees held, sent back to camp in Hyderabad

The arrest of three people of a minority community on Saturday sparked tension in the twin cities ahead of Bakrid and Ganesh Chaturthi. However,...