Daily Archives: September 24, 2018

Myanmar Army Chief Min Aung Hlaing Myanmar Army Chief Min Aung Hlaing. Reuters file photo

UN has ‘no right to interfere’ says Myanmar army chief

Myanmar's army chief said the United Nations had no right to interfere in the sovereignty of the country a week after UN investigators called on him and other top generals to be prosecuted for...
Trudeau to lead Canada’s campaign for UN Security Council seat in New York this week

Trudeau to lead Canada’s campaign for UN Security Council seat in New York this...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference at the Royal Canadian Hussars Military Base in Montreal, on Sept. 23, 2018. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will promote Canada’s commitment to female education, tackling climate...

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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...