Daily Archives: January 1, 2019

United States Council Labelled Rohingya Muslim Genocide As A Conspiricy To End Muslims

United States Council Labelled Rohingya Muslim Genocide As A Conspiricy To End Muslims More than 7 million people are forced to shelter refugees in Bangladeshi refugees. Washington: US Assembly (United States Council) members ratified the Rohingya...

A case study on the Rohingya

Shafika Khatun, who was from Ta Man Tha village in Myanmar's Maungdaw township, poses for a picture at her tent at the transit camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, October 14, 2018 REUTERS It has...

Forgotten in Myanmar, 129,000 Rohingya languish in camps

One year after the beginning of the brutal military crackdown against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, more than 129,000 of them are ... One year after the beginning of the brutal military crackdown against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims,...

What awaits any Rohingya refugees who return to Myanmar?

Since late 2017, more than 700,000 Rohingya refugees have fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh, following a military crackdown on the Muslim minority people. Under a deal between the two countries, thousands of them were due...

ROHINGYA REFUGEES LEFT STRANDED IN REPATRIATION PURGATORY

I want to return to Myanmar, but only when they respect me,' says Gol Baher, whose family was killed by a Buddhist mob and the military'I want to return to Myanmar, but only when...

Ethnic cleansing in Myanmar: A case study on Rohingya people

By Farjana Afruj Khan Alin : Though Rohingyas the ethnic Muslim community have been living in Rakhine State of Myanmar for time-immemorial, efforts to deprive Rohingya from citizenship began shortly after Myanmar's independence. The 1948 Union...

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‘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...