Daily Archives: February 2, 2018

Myanmar Rohingya crisis panel head says its credibility intact despite Richardson's departure

Myanmar Rohingya crisis panel head says its credibility intact despite Richardson’s departure

  The head of an international panel set up by Myanmar to advise on its Rohingya Muslim crisis, after hundreds of thousands fled the country in fear for their lives, said its credibility was intact...
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AP releases video showing ‘Rohingya massacre site, mass graves’

AP releases video showing 'Rohingya massacre site, mass graves' today Evidence of Rohingya mass graves uncovered in Myanmar today Star Trek's Yeoh: Rohingya plight 'despicable' 4 days ago Bangladesh: Trafficking of girls rife in Rohingya camps 4 days ago The Associated Press...
UN says Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya Muslims has the 'hallmarks of genocide'

UN says Myanmar’s treatment of Rohingya Muslims has the ‘hallmarks of genocide’

Photographers help a Rohingya refugee to come out of Naf River as they cross the Myanmar-Bangladesh border in Palong Khali, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Pictures of the Year: Persecuted...
AP Investigation Details Shocking Massacre, Mass Graves Of Myanmar Rohingya

AP Investigation Details Shocking Massacre, Mass Graves Of Myanmar Rohingya

  Rohingya Muslim children, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait squashed against each other to receive food handouts distributed to children and women by a Turkish aid agency at Thaingkhali refugee camp, Bangladesh,...

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‘Bilateral approach without powerful underwriting will not solve the Rohingya crisis’

Professor Abdur Rob Khan, Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, North South University, talks to The Daily Star’s Naznin Tithi about the present...
Above, a structure being constructed on Bhashan Char island off the Bangladeshi coast to prepare for the relocation of Rohingya refugees in this October 15, 2018 photo. (AFP)

Moving Rohingya to Bashan Char is not the solution

  Above, a structure being constructed on Bhashan Char island off the Bangladeshi coast to prepare for the relocation of Rohingya refugees in this October...
Sheikh Hasina talking before the UN General Assembly

Rohingya support Bangladeshi leader’s proposal to end crisis

A proposal by Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the United Nations for resolving the Rohingya refugee crisis has been hailed by the Muslim...
The Balukhali refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, is seen last fall. A Cabinet minister says authorities in Bangladesh will build barbed-wire fences around sprawling camps housing Rohingya refugees to stop their expansion. | AP

Bangladesh to fence in over 30 Rohingya refugee camps to halt their sprawl

ASIA PACIFIC / SOCIAL ISSUES DHAKA – Authorities in Bangladesh will build barbed-wire fences around sprawling camps housing Rohingya refugees to stop their expansion, a...
Rohingya refugees at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, April 24, 2019 (AP photo).

Rohingya Refugees Risk Going Back to Another Genocide in Myanmar

Myanmar’s government is pushing for the more than 1 million Rohingya refugees currently in Bangladesh to start returning to the country, in an effort...