Monday, September 21, 2015

Rohingya Crisis


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

Additional EU aid for Rohingyas reaches Bangladesh

The European Commission has released an additional €5 million to provide life-saving food assistance

10 Malaysia-bound Rohingyas rescued from Bay

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) rescued ten Rohingyas from a trawler while they

Suu Kyi’s Nepal tour revitalises Rohingyas issue

Global rights watchdogs and Nepal’s national rights 

UN: Climate change, depleted resources leave world hungry

Feeding a hungry planet

Myanmar seizes boat carrying 93 Rohingyas

Authorities in Myanmar have seized a boat carrying 93

Call for participation of locals in Rohingya response planning

Speakers at a dialogue on Sunday demanded transparency in the Rohingya aid and participation

Int'l support must for Bangladesh to make shift to inclusive edu for Rohingyas: Unesco 

International support is vital for countries like Bangladesh to make the shift to inclusive education ensuring education for Rohingyas living

330,000 Rohingyas, host community to get cholera vaccine

Nearly 330,000 Rohingyas and Bangladesh host community will be vaccinated against cholera in a

UN committee condemns rights violations against Rohingya

A key U.N. committee overwhelmingly approved a resolution Friday strongly condemning the continuing

Unicef calls on int'l community to support Rohingya children, families

Unicef has called on the international community to continue working with the governments and civil society of Bangladesh and Myanmar

Rohingyas won’t be sent back forcibly: FM

Foreign Minister A H Mahmood Ali on Thursday said the Rohingyas living in Bangladesh

Rohingyas staging demonstrations, unwilling to go back

Rohingyas in different camps are staging demonstrations expressing

Take necessary protection for returning Rohingyas, Canada tells Myanmar

Canada has urged the government of Myanmar to guarantee the necessary safeguards for and

Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya 'without excuse'

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi has rebuffed criticism over her government's treatment of

Myanmar: Bangladesh set to start repatriating Rohingya

The repatriation of ethnic

29 Malaysia-bound Rohingyas rescued from sea

Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard rescued 33 people including 29 Rohingyas from a trawler

UN rights resolution would condemn abuses against Rohingyas

A draft U.N. resolution would strongly condemn the continuing "gross human rights violations and abuses" against Rohingya Muslims and urgently

Should do more to help prevent violence in Myanmar: Facebook

Facebook said Monday that an independent report it commissioned found the company hasn't always done enough to prevent its platform

Long, arduous road ahead, says Singapore FM on Rohingya repatriation

Singaporean Foreign Minister Dr Vivian Balakrishnan has said though Bangladesh and Myanmar are having detailed discussions on the commencement of

Singapore for quick repatriation of Rohingyas, its minister tells PM

Visiting Singaporean Foreign Minister Dr Vivian Balakrishnan on Sunday underscored the need for speedy

Singapore FM to visit Rohingya camps today

Singapore Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Vivian Balakrishnan will visit Rohingya camps in Cox’s

Accountability crucial for Rohingyas’ return voluntarily to Rakhine: Envoy

Bangladesh has said accountability would serve as an important confidence building measure for the

First batch of Rohingya repatriation ‘to be a test case’

The first batch of Rohingya repatriation will be a test case to know how

US for voluntary return of Rohingyas

The United States has laid emphasis on voluntary return of Rohingyas as Myanmar and Bangladesh have agreed to begin repatriation

2,260 Rohingyas to return home in 1st batch in mid-Nov

A total of 2,260 Rohingyas of 485 families will be repatriated in the first

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