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Monthly Archives: December 2018

Rohingya Women Stitch Their Lives Back Together

Through all the turmoil and bloodshed that the Rohingya community has had to face, some have found a ray of hope in an inspiring initiative that aims to enable Rohingya women to rebuild and...

The United Nations wants Myanmar to resolve the Rohingya issue, which Russia calls an...

The United Nations wants Myanmar to resolve the Rohingya issue, which Russia calls an inappropriate draft. According to a U. N. diplomat who asked for anonymity, Britain has drafted a resolution to...

Suu Kyi stripped of S Korea foundation award for Rohingya ‘indifference’

One of South Korean largest human rights groups will strip Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi of its 2004 prize because of her "indifference" to the atrocities against the Rohingya Muslim...

Rohingya refugees need ‘safety and dignity’ to return home

TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Professor Nasir uddin, a cultural anthropologist based in Bangladesh, believes that at this stage and under the situation prevailing in Rakhine state, it is not safe for the Rohingya...

Facebook removed hundreds more accounts linked to the Myanmar military for posting hate speech...

Rohingya refugees protest on the first anniversary of the Rohingya crisis in August 2018 in Bangladesh. Facebook has discovered and removed another coordinated hate campaign operated by the Myanmar military, which has used...

ERASING THE ROHINGYA: Point of No Return

Having fled waves of violence, more than 900,000 members of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority now languish in refugee camps in neighboring Bangladesh. A Reuters investigation has found the Myanmar government is taking steps that...

UK Parliament to debate on UN report over Rohingya crisis

Rohingya refugees walk down a hillside at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar on November 27, 2017. AFP file photo Star Online Report A debate on the ‘UN report over the Rohingya crisis’ has been...

Myanmar commission calls for evidence of Rohingya abuse

But many Rohingya and members of the international community view the internal probe as a sham Myanmar commission calls for evidence of Rohingya abuse Myanmar police escort Rohingya Muslims back to their camp in...

UN agencies welcome green light for Rohingya projects in northern Myanmar; urge ‘more effective...

In this file photograph, children walk shelters at a camp for displaced persons in Rakhine state, Myanmar. Most of the displaced are women and children.UNICEF/Brown The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Refugee...

Global Rohingya groups urge US to take urgent action against Myanmar

UNB NEWS PUBLISH DATE - DECEMBER 17, 2018, 05:33 PM UNB NEWS - UNB NEWS 474 VIEWS UPDATE DATE - DECEMBER 17, 2018, 06:00 PM Global Rohingya groups urge US to take urgent...

Foreigners’ entry to Rohingya camps restricted

Foreigners’ entry to Rohingya camps restricted The authorities concerned have restricted foreigners’ entry into the Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar, fearing they might radicalise some Rohingya youths in the name of providing humanitarian aid. It...

Myanmar troops arrest Rohingya suspects; 6 Buddhists killed

Myanmar Buddhist monks gather at their protesting camp at entrance of a pagoda Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Thein Zaw) Top News Security forces in Myanmar fired warning shots to disperse Muslim...

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Rohingya Women Stitch Their Lives Back Together

Through all the turmoil and bloodshed that the Rohingya community has had to face, some have found a ray of hope in an inspiring...

The United Nations wants Myanmar to resolve the Rohingya issue, which Russia calls an...

The United Nations wants Myanmar to resolve the Rohingya issue, which Russia calls an inappropriate draft. According to a U. N. diplomat...

Suu Kyi stripped of S Korea foundation award for Rohingya ‘indifference’

One of South Korean largest human rights groups will strip Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi of its 2004 prize because...

Rohingya refugees need ‘safety and dignity’ to return home

TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Professor Nasir uddin, a cultural anthropologist based in Bangladesh, believes that at this stage and under the situation prevailing...

Facebook removed hundreds more accounts linked to the Myanmar military for posting hate speech...

Rohingya refugees protest on the first anniversary of the Rohingya crisis in August 2018 in Bangladesh. Facebook has discovered and removed another coordinated...