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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Rohingya Muslims at a refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. (Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

“I will kill … my entire family if I am forced to leave’: Panic...

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh — Plans for a second attempt at repatriating Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar have spread panic in the world’s largest refugee...
A Rohingya refugee carries a placard that says "We never return" at a protest against an earlier disputed repatriation programme at the Unchiprang refugee camp near Teknaf on November 15, 2018. (AFP)

Myanmar and Bangladesh to try repatriation again with 3,454 Rohingya

Myanmar authorities will accept up to 300 people a day in two camps for displaced people. The first attempt at voluntary refugee repatriation failed...
Rohingya refugee children take a ride on the back of a truck loaded with drinks during a monsoon rainfall at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhia on July 23, 2019. MUNIR UZ ZAMIN/AFP/GETTY IMAGES

Myanmar Wants to Track Rohingya, Not Help Them

The U.N. is wrong to support national ID cards that could backfire on the persecuted minority. Papers matter for refugees. They get you across borders,...
Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh seeks Thai role as Asean chair

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh seeks Thai role as Asean chair

Foreign Minister of Bangladesh Dr AK Abdul Momen shakes hand with Thai Minister of Foreign Affairs Don Pramudwinai in Bangkok on Thursday, August 1,...
Integration of humanitarian efforts into longer-term development essential for Cox’s Bazar

Integration of humanitarian efforts into longer-term development essential for Cox’s Bazar

Nearly two years after the start of the massive Rohingya influx, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in association with the Policy Research Institute of...