Daily Archives: September 25, 2018

Press release UK and France host High-Level Event on the Rohingya Crisis

Press release: UK and France host High-Level Event on the Rohingya Crisis

Statement from UK and France following a meeting on Burma in the margins of UNGA. Published 24 September 2018 From: Foreign & Commonwealth Office and The Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP placeholder The Foreign Secretary co-hosted a meeting with...
Myanmar's military waged a planned and coordinated campaign of mass killings, gang rapes and other atrocities against the nation's Rohingya Muslim minority.

Report blames Myanmar army for ‘large-scale’ attacks on Rohingya

US State Department report could be used to justify further US sanctions against Myanmar authorities. A US government investigation has found that Myanmar's military waged a planned and coordinated campaign of mass killings, gang rapes...

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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...