Monday, September 21, 2015

Rohingya Crisis


Bound together, the 10 Rohingya captives watched their Buddhist neighbours dig a grave. Soon afterwards,

BD, Myanmar discussing repatriation of Rohingyas on no-man's land

Bangladesh and Myanmar officials are now in discussion over the repatriation of over 6,500

US team visits Rohingya camps in Ukhia

A United States delegation on Saturday visited displaced Rohingyas who have taken shelter in

Myanmar ready to take back Rohingya, says Myanmar Home Minister

Myanmar’s Home Minister Kyaw Swe, on a three-day visit

Myanmar government under Suu Kyi cracks down on journalists

When five Myanmar journalists were sentenced to decade-long prison terms for reporting the alleged

2 Coast Guard men hurt in Rohingya attack

Two members of Bangladesh Coast Guard suffered injuries in an attack by Rohingya men

Advocacy group calls on UNSC to take Myanmar to ICC

The United Nations Security Council should refer Myanmar to the International Criminal Court for

Security Council to keep Rohingya situation high on its agenda

Bangladesh has said the Security Council should continue to act on behalf of the

Two ethnic groups sign up to Myanmar’s ‘broken’ peace process

Two armed ethnic groups will sign on to a cease-fire in Myanmar on Tuesday in

Donors losing interest in Rohingyas: WFP

Donors have lost interest in giving emergency aid to Rohingyas, David Beasley, executive director of

Rohingyas now facing more dangers for impending monsoon: IOM

Despite escaping violence in their homeland, the impending cyclone and monsoon season mean the

UK’s Johnson meets Myanmar’s Suu Kyi on Rohingya crisis

Britain’s foreign minister Boris Johnson met with Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar’s capital on

Soldiers, police facing action over Rohingya killing: Myanmar

Action will be taken against 10 members of Myanmar's security forces in connection with the

Report on Rohingya massacre alarming: UN

The United Nations has described the latest report by a news agency on the

British FS due today to discuss Rohingya issue

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrives here on Friday afternoon on a two-day visit

Switzerland calls for full implementation of Kofi Annan report

Swiss President Alain Berset on Tuesday said Switzerland calls for the full implementation

Swiss President in Cox's Bazar to meet Rohingyas

Swiss President Alain Berset, now on a four-day official tour, arrivedin Cox's Bazar on

Root of Rohingya crisis lies in Myanmar, solution too: PM

Stating that the root of Rohingya problem lies in Myanmar, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

Rohingya crisis could endanger regional security: UN

The UN’s human rights chief has warned that Myanmar’s persecution of the Rohingya Muslim minority

World failed to protect Rohingya women: UN Women

Describing the situation of Rohingya women as very bad, visiting United Nations Under-Secretary-General and

Actress Michelle Yeoh visits Rohingya refugee camp

Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh, who is the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme,

“Safe Spaces” offer psychosocial support to Rohingya women

Lufta Bokshi, a psychosocial support officer who is helping Rohingya women here come to

Malaysia sends relief materials for Rohingyas

Malaysia is focusing on the humanitarian aspects of Rohingya crisis as its Prime Minister

Improve security for Rohingya children: UNICEF

Improved security and unimpeded humanitarian access in Myanmar are essential before Rohingya children can be

HRW urges BD, Myanmar to suspend repatriation plan

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has suggested Bangladesh and Myanmar to suspend the bilateral

Rohingya repatriation delayed: Official

Bangladesh has delayed the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar, set to start

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