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Several mechanisms can be used to achieve smoother and more even-handed management of bilateral relations where a substantial multi-faceted common border exists

Resetting relations: How to restore Myanmar-Bangladesh relations

Government and governance, International relations, National security | Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia 9 June 2017 Putting Myanmar-Bangladesh relations back on calm footing will require a whole of government approach by both parties, Trevor Wilson writes. For...
shameful military cover-up

Myanmar claims “no evidence” of crimes against humanity in shameful military cover-up

Military authorities in Myanmar have claimed that the UN’s multiple allegations of abuse of the Rohingya community are “fabricated.” Meanwhile, refugees continue to suffer across the region. By Oliver Ward The plight of the Rohingya in...

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Activists are angry at Aung San Suu Kyi's inaction over alleged atrocities against Rohingya in Rakhine [Dondi Tawatao/Reuters]

Concerns, Causes and Countermeasures to the Rohingya Problem

By Dr. Habib Siddiqui In the last four months, since August 2017, more than 615,000 natives of Arakan – the Rohingya Muslims and Hindus –...
US Ambassador to Myanmar Meets With Rakhine Political Party, NGOs to Discuss Rohingya Crisis

US Ambassador to Myanmar Meets With Rakhine Political Party, NGOs to Discuss Rohingya Crisis

The U.S. ambassador to Myanmar met with NGOs and Rakhine state’s dominant ethnic political party to discuss recent violence that has wracked the region,...
Resolving Rohingya Crisis: Europe stands by Bangladesh

Resolving Rohingya Crisis: Europe stands by Bangladesh

  EU, German, Swedish FMs assure Dhaka; Japan pledges help in repatriation process Germany, Sweden and the European Union yesterday extended their strong support to Bangladesh...
But these are the worst conditions I have encountered. This is a sentence I hear time and again from the most experienced aid workers here.

Rohingya crisis: Nothing prepared me for Bangladesh’s refugee camps

Eight-year-old May has a necklace with several keys around her neck. We ask her what they are for. Her eyes cloud over: "It is the...
China’s proposal for bilateral talks between Bangladesh and Myanmar without getting the international community involved makes no sense

Why a bilateral solution won’t work

  China’s proposal for bilateral talks between Bangladesh and Myanmar without getting the international community involved makes no sense When dealing with a humanitarian crisis, the...