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US team in refugee camps investigating...

US team in refugee camps investigating...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 25 2018

The information will be analyzed in Washington and documented in a report to be sent to the State Department's...

Sri Lanka ends emergency as ethnic tensions...

Sri Lanka ends emergency as ethnic tensions...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 18 2018

Over 300 people have been arrested in connection with the riots, and they have been remanded in custody...

UN rights chief calls for Myanmar war...

UN rights chief calls for Myanmar war...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 8 2018

The Geneva-based UN Human Rights Council has set up multiple investigations and fact-finding missions...

UN: Acts of genocide suspected against...

UN: Acts of genocide suspected against...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 7 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled Rakhine into Bangladesh since insurgent attacks sparked a security...

UN warns Rohingya refugees to brace...

UN warns Rohingya refugees to brace...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 28 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have crossed into Bangladesh since violence flared in August and live on slopes...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Veteran economist Aung Tun Thet said villages were being bulldozed to make it easier for the government...

Rushanara, 100 British MPs for ICC referral...

Rushanara, 100 British MPs for ICC referral...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 21 2018

The Parliamentarians wrote to British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Wednesday seeking measures in...

Bulldozed Rohingya villages deepen fears...

Bulldozed Rohingya villages deepen fears...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 13 2018

Accusations of a systematic campaign to rid Rakhine of Rohingya history are not new

State minister: UN to take part in Rohingya...

State minister: UN to take part in Rohingya...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Feb 12 2018

There was no immediate comment from the UN, which has said previously that any repatriation must be...

Reuters report on Myanmar massacre brings...

Reuters report on Myanmar massacre brings...

Uncategorized

Sat, Feb 10 2018

The United Nations described the details of the Reuters report as alarming and said that it showed the...

Eight countries push UN to take up Rohingya...

Eight countries push UN to take up Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 8 2018

The meeting comes nearly three months after the council adopted a statement demanding that Myanmar rein...

UNHRC: Rohingya abuses could spark regional...

UNHRC: Rohingya abuses could spark regional...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 5 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled to bordering Bangladesh since last August

Myanmar turns down UN Security Council...

Myanmar turns down UN Security Council...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 3 2018

The council has demanded that hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas who were driven out of Rakhine state...

UN calls on Myanmar for unhindered access...

UN calls on Myanmar for unhindered access...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 24 2018

UNHCR said earlier there are continued restrictions on access for aid agencies, the media and other independent...

Bangladesh official says village burns...

Bangladesh official says village burns...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

Footage of the blaze quickly spread among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh through social media, with...

Myanmar blames Bangladesh for delayed...

Myanmar blames Bangladesh for delayed...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

Myanmar officials said that by Tuesday afternoon no Rohingya had crossed back into Rakhine, the scene...

Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation...

Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 20 2018

Bangladesh will provide an advance list of prospective returnees with forms attesting to their residency...

UK MPs caution against Rohingya return...

UK MPs caution against Rohingya return...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The select committee of the House of Commons says that returning the Rohingya to live in Myanmar-run...

US envoy: Myanmar admission soldiers...

US envoy: Myanmar admission soldiers...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 11 2018

The US ambassador said he hoped the acknowledgment by the military that soldiers were involved in the...

Myanmar army changes tack with Rohingya...

Myanmar army changes tack with Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 11 2018

Some observers say the army move is an attempt to retake control of the story after rumours of extra-judical...

Myanmar soldiers kill 10 captured Rohingya...

Myanmar soldiers kill 10 captured Rohingya...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 10 2018

The military refers to members of the Rohingya minority as 'Bengalis,' a term the Rohingya reject as...