Daily Archives: October 27, 2018

President M Abdul Hamid addresses the 20th Homeland and Global Security Forum, at Plenary Hall of the Grand Hotel Kempinski in Geneva on Thursday; October 25, 2018 BSS

‘Rohingya crisis an acid test for international community’

President M Abdul Hamid addresses the 20th Homeland and Global Security Forum, at Plenary Hall of the Grand Hotel Kempinski in Geneva on Thursday; October 25, 2018 BSS President M Abdul Hamid urged on Thursday...
UN Official Urges Justice for Myanmar’s Rohingya

UN Official Urges Justice for Myanmar’s Rohingya

The UN has called the atrocities “a textbook case” of ethnic cleansing. By Margaret Besheer UNITED NATIONS — The head of a UN fact-finding mission in Myanmar warned Wednesday that if atrocities committed against minority Muslim...

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Thousands of Muslim Rohingya live in makeshift shelters at a refugee camp in Bangladesh. (Photo courtesy of Dr. Imran Akbar)

Rohingya crisis: ICC team in Dhaka

    A delegation of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have arrived in Dhaka to discuss the Rohingya crisis. They landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around...
UN investigators say the violence warrants the prosecution of top generals for genocide [Soe Zeya Tun/Reuters]

US slaps sanctions on Myanmar army chief over Rohingya abuses

The US action against senior army officers comes as the military has continued to 'commit human rights violations'. The United States on Tuesday announced sanctions...
Congress gave Rohingyas free access to India and land

Congress gave Rohingyas free access to India and land

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday announced that it will have one final hearing in August on petitions filed by the Rohingyas to...
Fresh allegations of ‘war crimes’ emerge in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine

Fresh allegations of ‘war crimes’ emerge in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine

Ethnic Chin people hold placards during a protest asking for an end to conflict in Chin state and Rakhine state, in Yangon yesterday. In Rakhine...
OIC raises plight of Rohingya at UN session in Geneva

OIC raises plight of Rohingya at UN session in Geneva

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen receives Ambassador of Afghanistan to Saudi Arabia Shafiq Samim at his office...