Daily Archives: July 13, 2018

irst lady Emine Erdogan (C) chats with French counterpart Brigette Macron at the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, near Brussels, on July 12, 2018, on the sidelines of the NATO summit. (AA Photo)

Emine Erdoğan explains Rohingya plight to NATO first spouses

Erdoğan arrives to NATO summit in Brussels, seen chatting with Trump First lady Emine Erdoğan explained the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims to her counterparts in a meeting between first spouses during the NATO Summit...
UN chief pens op-ed ripping world for Rohingya plight

UN chief pens op-ed ripping world for Rohingya plight

Antonio Guterres writes 'nothing could have prepared' him for the 'bone-chilling' accounts he heard from Rohingya refugees UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres lashed out at the international community over the ongoing tragedies befalling Myanmar's minority...

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Professor Abdur Rob Khan

‘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...