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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Professor Abdur Rob Khan

‘Bilateral approach without powerful underwriting will not solve the Rohingya crisis’

Professor Abdur Rob Khan, Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, North South University, talks to The Daily Star’s Naznin Tithi about the present...
Above, a structure being constructed on Bhashan Char island off the Bangladeshi coast to prepare for the relocation of Rohingya refugees in this October 15, 2018 photo. (AFP)

Moving Rohingya to Bashan Char is not the solution

  Above, a structure being constructed on Bhashan Char island off the Bangladeshi coast to prepare for the relocation of Rohingya refugees in this October...
Sheikh Hasina talking before the UN General Assembly

Rohingya support Bangladeshi leader’s proposal to end crisis

A proposal by Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the United Nations for resolving the Rohingya refugee crisis has been hailed by the Muslim...
The Balukhali refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, is seen last fall. A Cabinet minister says authorities in Bangladesh will build barbed-wire fences around sprawling camps housing Rohingya refugees to stop their expansion. | AP

Bangladesh to fence in over 30 Rohingya refugee camps to halt their sprawl

ASIA PACIFIC / SOCIAL ISSUES DHAKA – Authorities in Bangladesh will build barbed-wire fences around sprawling camps housing Rohingya refugees to stop their expansion, a...
Rohingya refugees at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, April 24, 2019 (AP photo).

Rohingya Refugees Risk Going Back to Another Genocide in Myanmar

Myanmar’s government is pushing for the more than 1 million Rohingya refugees currently in Bangladesh to start returning to the country, in an effort...