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UN calls for genocide probe of Myanmar's top military
UN calls for genocide probe of Myanmar's top military

On Monday, the UN called for an investigation and prosecution of Myanmar's top military officials for genocide, crimes...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Pope Francis s failure to say the word Rohingya
Pope Francis’s failure to say the word “Rohingya”

“The pope missed an opportunity to reinforce his previous messages that affirmed the rights of the Rohingya to...

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

A rare US talk on Rohingyas
A rare US talk on Rohingyas

Germany, Sweden, Japan and the European Union offered their strong support to Bangladesh over the Rohingya issue.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Security Council fails on Rohingya crisis
Security Council fails on Rohingya crisis

Security Council failure comes as the latest dash for Rohingyas who are facing state purge and ethnic cleansing in their...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Myanmar s Suu Kyi visits Rakhine State
Myanmar’s Suu Kyi visits Rakhine State

While Suu Kyi has stated that the Rohingya can return, there are concerns that the atrocities committed by the security...

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Turkey praised for its humanitarian efforts
Turkey praised for its humanitarian efforts

Filippo Grandi addressed Turkey as a “generous humanitarian donor,” following its pledge to spend $50 million on...

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Turkey s humanitarian efforts continue for Rohingya Muslims
Turkey’s humanitarian efforts continue for Rohingya Muslims

In addition to its humanitarian agencies, an announcement made by the Parliamentary Union of Organization of Islamic...

Friday, October 13, 2017

Attacks against Rohingya continue in Myanmar
Attacks against Rohingya continue in Myanmar

“The patterns of attacks are evidently conducted systematically. The vigilante group torch Rohingya homes, the Rohingya...

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Rohingya an embarrassment for humanity
Rohingya: an embarrassment for humanity

The leader of the Bangladesh National Human Rights Commission, Kazi Reazul Hoque, has called for Myanmar to face the UN...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Land Mines across western Myanmar
Land Mines across western Myanmar

Latest announcements from the UN predict the current number of refugees in Bangladesh to stand around 420,000.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Elderly Rohingya miserably fail to escape death
Elderly Rohingya miserably fail to escape death

“Nearly 1 million Rohingya are being subjected to genocide and are fleeing to Bangladesh,” “we never said it was Buddhists...

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Rohingya crisis and the problem of aid
The Rohingya crisis and the problem of aid

Total US humanitarian funding for internally displaces people in Myanmar and refugees since last October now stands at $95...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Diplomatic tensions with Myanmar as Rohingya Muslims escape violence
Diplomatic tensions with Myanmar as Rohingya Muslims escape violence

De facto leader of Myanmar, former Nobel Peace recipient, Aung San Suu Kyi, did not attend the UN GA due to increasing...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims
Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims

Security operations launched by the Myanmar authorities on August 25 have been called ‘ethnic cleansing’ by the UN.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Protests in Support of Rohingya Muslims all over the World
Protests in Support of Rohingya Muslims all over the World

Following increasing violence against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state, rallies have emerged across the world in protest...

Saturday, September 16, 2017

UN chief tells Myanmar to end violence against Rohingya
UN chief tells Myanmar to end violence against Rohingya

Humanitarian situation in country 'catastrophic', Antonio Guterres says

Thursday, September 14, 2017

US condemns the violence not Myanmar government
US condemns the violence not Myanmar government

We would condemn violence at all levels and it couldn't be stronger than that, State Department Spokesperson says

Thursday, September 14, 2017

UN airlift brings aid to Rohingya in Bangladesh
UN airlift brings aid to Rohingya in Bangladesh

UNHCR plans to deliver emergency aid to some 120,000 refugees in total, says UNHCR official

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

UN Over 310 000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh
UN: Over 310,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh

UN says Myanmar's security operation in Rakhine state 'seems a textbook example of ethnic cleansing'

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Gandhi s granddaughter writes to Myanmar leader
Gandhi’s granddaughter writes to Myanmar leader

Ela Gandhi urges Aung San Suu Kyi to use her position to stop attacks on Rohingya Muslims

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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