Daily Archives: October 6, 2018

Myanmar has emerged as a manufacturing hub for European brands like H&M and Adidas Workers use sewing machines to manufacture shirts at the Kaung Aunt Garment

Myanmar’s Economy in Peril as EU Weighs Trade Punishment Over Rohingya

  Manufacturing Co. factory in Yangon, Myanma. Garments account for 72% of Myanmar’s exports to the EU. Myanmar has emerged as a manufacturing hub for European brands like H&amp;M and Adidas<br /> Workers use sewing machines to...
The Daily Fix: By deporting seven Rohingya men, India commits a grave human rights violation

The Daily Fix: By deporting seven Rohingya men, India commits a grave human rights...

The move comes against the backdrop of rising xenophobia and religious nationalism in India. On Thursday, seven Rohingya men were deported from India to Myanmar. They had been in an Assam prison since 2012, arrested...

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Repatriations are set to begin on Thursday, but most, if not all, have said they do not want to go back

Rohingya refugees flee camps to avoid return to Myanmar

  Rohingya Muslims say their evening prayers in a half completed structure at a refugee camp in Bangladesh.Photograph: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Rohingya refugees are...
King Salman bin Abdulaziz (R) meeting receiving Bangladesh s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina (L) at the royal palace in the capital Riyadh on October 17, 2018. (Photo via AFP)

Saudi Arabia to deport scores of Rohingya refugees to Bangladesh: Report

Saudi Arabia is set to send scores of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Bangladesh, years after they fled persecution in their home country; but have...
More than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims crossed from Rakhine state, in mostly Buddhist Myanmar, into Bangladesh from August last year

‘Can’t eat, can’t sleep’: Rohingya on Myanmar repatriation list

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh, Nov 9 (Reuters) - For Nurul Amin, a Rohingya Muslim living in a refugee camp in Bangladesh, the days since learning...
Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Bangladesh silent on Canadian offer to take Rohingya refugees including rape victims

Bangladesh did not accept an offer by Canada to take in Rohingya refugees, including women who were raped, Canadian officials said, as the South...

Fear and mistrust surround latest plan to return Rohingya

Rohingya refugees collect water at Kutupalong refugee camp in BangladeshChandan Khanna/AFP Rights groups say a plan to return Rohingya to Myanmar from Bangladesh as early...