Daily Archives: October 4, 2018

Next Steps in Addressing the Rohingya Crisis?

United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley listens as actor Cate Blanchett speaks during a United Nations Security Council meeting about...

No community more discriminated against than Rohingya: UN chief Antonio Guterres

Delivering a public lecture on "Global Challenges, Global Solutions" in New Delhi, Guterres said that the people of the Rohingya community cannot get married without permission and their children don't get access to basic...

Agencies Plant Trees in Cox’s Bazar Following Rohingya Influx

FILE - Rohingya stand on chopped trees in the Naybara refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 3, 2017. A tree-planting project is under way in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, to undo the environmental damage caused...

Exclusive: EU considers trade sanctions on Myanmar over Rohingya crisis

The European Union is considering trade sanctions on Myanmar over the Rohingya crisis, potentially stripping the country of tariff-free access to the world's largest trading bloc, three EU officials said. BRUSSELS: The European Union is...

Government To Deport 7 Rohingya, UN Says Violation Of International Law

"This is a routine procedure, we deport all illegal foreigners," says additional director general of police in Assam. Choose a plane and play this Game for 1 Minute (Delta Wars) Never Lose A Photo Again With...

India to deport seven Rohingya to Myanmar

The men are been deported to neighbouring Myanmar for illegally entering India, according to officials. Indian police bused seven Rohingya to the border on Wednesday to be deported to neighbouring Myanmar for illegal entry, officials...

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Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo gesture as they walk free outside Insein prison after receiving a presidential pardon Photograph: Ann Wang/Reuters

Myanmar frees Reuters journalists jailed for reporting on Rohingya crisis

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent more than a year in jail after being accused of breaching Official Secrets Act Two Reuters journalists...
File photo of Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Ukhiya, Cox's Bazar Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune

Rohingya repatriation: Myanmar to extend ‘secret’ MoU with UNHCR, UNDP for another year

Last year saw virtually no progress on important issues, including citizenship for Rohingyas Myanmar has agreed to extend a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the...
Mohib Ullah, left, a leader of Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPH), speaks through a megaphone during an evening gathering between ARSPH members and a group of foreign journalists in Kutupalong camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, April 16. Courtesy of W-TIMES

Rohingya refugees’ political group cries out for equal rights as Myanmar citizens

By Jung Da-min COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh ― The Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPH) is a political awakening for Rohingya refugees who...
Rohingya repatriation: 4th JWG meeting in Naypyidaw ends without any breakthrough

Rohingya repatriation: 4th JWG meeting in Naypyidaw ends without any breakthrough

Bangladesh proposes visit from Myanmar to directly interact with Rohingyas As feared, the fourth meeting of the joint working group (JWG) of Bangladesh and Myanmar...
Military Releases 126 Detainees in N. Rakhine

Military Releases 126 Detainees in N. Rakhine

Military spokesman Brig-Gen. Zaw Min Tun attends the ‘four pillars’ meeting in Naypyitaw on April 30. The Myanmar military, or Tatmadaw, on Friday said they...