Monday, September 21, 2015

Rohingya Crisis


Trapped inside "prison-like" tents in Bangladesh's refugee camps because of fears

‘Credible fact-finding is the first step towards accountability’: UN official

Special Envoy of the Secretary-General (SESG) Christine Schraner Burgener undertook her third visit to

3 Rohingya youths held with 1 lakh Yaba tablets in Cox’s Bazar

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in a drive arrested three Rohingya youths with

UN Security Council asked to hear from UN mission on Myanmar atrocities

The United States and eight other countries on Tuesday

7 Rohingyas held along Satkhira border

Seven Rohingyas, including women and children, were held from Abaderghat in Sadar upazila early

Japan urges Myanmar to conduct credible Rohingya probe

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Myanmar's leader Tuesday that a credible investigation into

UK announces broad support for Rohingyas

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Bangladesh has welcomed a new contribution

UN made to wait on plan for sustainable return of Rohingya

Myanmar is yet to create conducive environment for safe

Push Myanmar to force return of Rohingyas, UN chief tells India

UN secretary general Antonio Guterres has asked India to support

1st learning centre for Rohingya youngsters to be opened Wednesday

BRAC, with support from UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, will officially inaugurate the first

Myanmar HR commission urges quick repatriation of Rohingyas

The Myanmar National Human Rights Commission has urged the

Australia finds situation in Myanmar ‘deeply disturbing’

Australia has described the situations in Myanmar's Rakhine, Shan and Kachin states 'deeply disturbing'

Myanmar defends itself against UN report

Myanmar is defending itself against a United Nations

Bangladesh, UN sign document to address sexual violence against Rohingyas

The government of Bangladesh and the United Nations will jointly address conflict-related sexual violence

Rohingya issue should not be internationalised: China

The Rohingya issue should not be complicated, expanded or "internationalised", China's top diplomat said, as

Bangladesh needs sustained support for Rohingyas: World Bank

World Bank Vice President for South Asia Region Hartwig Schafer on Thursday said the

Those responsible for atrocities against Rohingyas must face justice: US

Chairman of US House Committee on Foreign Affairs Ed Royce said military leaders and

Myanmar must take concrete steps to help Rohingyas return: Shahriar

Bangladesh has said Myanmar must take concrete steps in areas of core concerns of

US gives US$185 mn in aid for Myanmar Rohingya

The United States pledged US$185 million Monday to help Rohingya refugees who fled an

Invest in Myanmar as well for Rohingya children’s education: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the international community to invest in Myanmar too

US documents systematic violence against Myanmar Rohingya

The United States said Monday it had found evidence

PM to open Bhasanchar project Oct 4 for shifting Rohingyas

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the Bhasanchar Island project on October 4 to

Resolve Rohingya crisis from its root: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday placed three recommendations, including abolishing discriminatory laws, policies

PM will open Bhasan Char island project to house 100,000 Rohingyas on Oct 4

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the housing project for Rohingya refugees at the

Rohingyas with disabilities suffering in camps: HRW

Overcrowded, hilly and rain-soaked mega camp for Rohingyas in Cox's Bazar district is precarious

Canada’s lawmakers call Rohingya crisis a ‘genocide

Canada's parliament on Thursday unanimously voted to declare Burma’s (Myanmar’s) military actions against the

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