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Myanmar Air Force conducts night-time airstrikes in Rakhine State

The Myanmar Air Force (MAF) has conducted an escalated campaign of airstrikes in western Rakhine State that, for the first time in the service's history, has involved sustained combat operations at night. The close air...
Myanmar rebels storm police base in Rakhine state amid fresh clashes in temple town

Myanmar rebels storm police base in Rakhine state amid fresh clashes in temple town

YANGON (Reuters) - Arakan Army rebels overran a police base in Rakhine state, killing two officers and one of their wives, the Myanmar government said on Wednesday, as fresh fighting broke out in a...
Rohingya villagers from Buthidaung in Rakhine State attend the funeral of victims of an Army helicopter attack on April 4. / Abu Marwan

Six Rohingya Workers Killed in Army Helicopter Attack

Rohingya villagers from Buthidaung in Rakhine State attend the funeral of victims of an Army helicopter attack on April 4. / Abu Marwan YANGON—At least six Rohingya casual laborers in northern Rakhine State’s Buthidaung Township...
Threat looming on Kaladan project, emergency like situation at Indo-Myanmar border

Threat looming on Kaladan project, emergency like situation at Indo-Myanmar border

Despite the joint operation by India and the Myanmar Army in March against the insurgent group, Arakan Army, the danger on the Kalanan transit project is not over yet. Despite the joint operation by India...
Curfew Imposed in 5 Townships in Northern Rakhine

Curfew Imposed in 5 Townships in Northern Rakhine

YANGON—The Rakhine State government imposed a curfew in five townships in the north of the state on Tuesday afternoon in response to the intensifying conflict between Myanmar Army troops and the Arakan Army (AA). On...

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...

A tour through the ‘floating island’ that 100,000 Rohingya refugees may have to call...

PHOTO: On the "Floating Island" of Bhasan Char, the Bangladesh government is building housing in anticipation of thousands of Rohingya refugees expected to live there.ABC WATCH An inside look at Bhasan Char, Bangladesh's 'floating island'...
Ultimate Authority: Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, Myanmar’s commander in chief, was the public face of last year’s military crackdown in Rakhine State Reuters

Myanmar claims Rohingya rebels killed high-ranking military officials

The Myanmar Army, also called the Tatmadaw, did not state the total number of its own casualties in the statement The office of the commander-in-chief of the Myanmar military officially announced on Thursday night that...
ATROCITIES AGAINST ROHINGYAS UNSC should form int'l tribunal, says Malaysian FM

UNSC should form int’l tribunal, says Malaysian FM

Malaysia wants the UN Security Council to set up an international tribunal with a special mandate to try those accused of genocide against Rohingyas in Myanmar's Rakhine state. During a parliamentary session on Thursday, Malaysian...

Rohingya continue to face global neglect

The international community needs to pool up and provide security and opportunities for survival for this long-discriminated community A United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) report presented recently recommends that charges of genocide be...

The world decries Myanmar’s Rohingya abuses. Myanmar’s reply: denial, defiance and propaganda.

The charred remains of a mosque here are among the few signs that hundreds of thousands of Rohingya once lived on this land. Military officers, with the help of locals, torched their homes...
The plea was filed against the decision of the Centre, wherein it had ordered deportation of over 40,000 Rohingya immigrants

SC allows deportation of Rohingya: Prashant Bhushan’s arguments flawed as international laws hold no...

The Supreme Court of India on Thursday rejected the plea to stop the deportation of seven Rohingya immigrants to Myanmar from Assam. This decision was given by a three-judge bench headed by the new...

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Fire at Rohingya camp in Ukhia

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ANP Calls for National Defense and Security Council(NDSC) to Be Scrapped

ANP Calls for National Defense and Security Council(NDSC) to Be Scrapped

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In Rohingya camps, a political awakening faces a backlash

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Rohingya trapped inside a ‘genocide zone’

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Malaysian inquiry probes trafficking camps, migrant graves

Malaysian inquiry probes trafficking camps, migrant graves

A Malaysian inquiry into the 2015 discovery of suspected human-trafficking camps and graves in the jungle heard Thursday police found one of the sites...