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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Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo gesture as they walk free outside Insein prison after receiving a presidential pardon Photograph: Ann Wang/Reuters

Myanmar frees Reuters journalists jailed for reporting on Rohingya crisis

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent more than a year in jail after being accused of breaching Official Secrets Act Two Reuters journalists...
File photo of Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Ukhiya, Cox's Bazar Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune

Rohingya repatriation: Myanmar to extend ‘secret’ MoU with UNHCR, UNDP for another year

Last year saw virtually no progress on important issues, including citizenship for Rohingyas Myanmar has agreed to extend a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the...
Mohib Ullah, left, a leader of Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPH), speaks through a megaphone during an evening gathering between ARSPH members and a group of foreign journalists in Kutupalong camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, April 16. Courtesy of W-TIMES

Rohingya refugees’ political group cries out for equal rights as Myanmar citizens

By Jung Da-min COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh ― The Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPH) is a political awakening for Rohingya refugees who...
Rohingya repatriation: 4th JWG meeting in Naypyidaw ends without any breakthrough

Rohingya repatriation: 4th JWG meeting in Naypyidaw ends without any breakthrough

Bangladesh proposes visit from Myanmar to directly interact with Rohingyas As feared, the fourth meeting of the joint working group (JWG) of Bangladesh and Myanmar...
Military Releases 126 Detainees in N. Rakhine

Military Releases 126 Detainees in N. Rakhine

Military spokesman Brig-Gen. Zaw Min Tun attends the ‘four pillars’ meeting in Naypyitaw on April 30. The Myanmar military, or Tatmadaw, on Friday said they...