Daily Archives: April 2, 2018

Rohingya who fled from their towns after violence in Rakhine State living in a camp in Maungdaw, Myanmar, on March 31, 2018.

Boat carrying Rohingya stops on Thai island en route to Malaysia: Official

BANGKOK (AFP) - A boat carrying dozens of Rohingya refugees trying to reach Malaysia briefly stopped on a Thai island, an official said on Sunday (April 1), as fears grow about overcrowded camps for...
Boat carrying Rohingya stops off Koh Lanta: Official

Boat carrying Rohingya stops off Koh Lanta: Official

A boat carrying Rohingya refugees is seen off the coast of Krabi on Sunday morning. (Photo from @OiChutima Twitter feed. Used with permission.) A boat carrying dozens of Rohingya refugees trying to reach Malaysia briefly...

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Hundreds of Rohingya families flee India for fear of deportation, persecution

Hundreds of Rohingya families flee India for fear of deportation, persecution Some 2,000 Rohingya Muslims, who had fled to India from death and violence...

Myanmar army kills 13 in attack on Rakhine rebels

Myanmar’s Brigadier General Zaw Min Tun, Major General Soe Naing Oo, and Major General Tun Tun Nyi say the army hit back at...

From India to Bangladesh: 1,300 Rohingya fear repatriation to Myanmar

The refugees are from far away Indian Kashmir. To reach south-east Bangladesh, refugees cross the Indian states of Assam, Tripura or West Bengal. On...

31 Rohingyas waiting to make border crossings to Bangladesh from India

More Rohingyas are waiting to enter Bangladesh through Brahmanbaria’s Kasba border from India amid fears of deportation to Myanmar. “As many as 31 Rohingya women,...

Speakers: Bangladesh needs to intensify action to resolve Rohingya crisis

It should move to deportation issues rather than genocide for international prosecution Speakers at a symposium have said Bangladesh’s diplomatic and humanitarian initiatives...