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Tale of the Myanmar army units which...

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South Asia

Wed, Jun 27 2018

Two elite divisions led a crackdown that forced 700,000 Muslims to flee Myanmar. Here's how they...

Bangladesh begins relocating Rohingya...

Bangladesh begins relocating Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 3 2018

Bangladesh had allocated roughly 3,500 acres of forested land in Cox's Bazar to the newly-arrived Rohingya...

Ultra-nationalist Myanmar monk denied...

Ultra-nationalist Myanmar monk denied...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 14 2017

The UN and international rights groups have accused the military of ethnic cleansing, with Rohingya refugees...

UN Security Council urges Myanmar to...

UN Security Council urges Myanmar to...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 7 2017

More than 600,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since August 25

‘US to continue pushing Myanmar for...

‘US to continue pushing Myanmar for...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Nov 3 2017

Simon also applauded Bangladesh for accommodating such a large number of Rohingya people being a small...

Bangladesh eyes sterilisation to curb...

Bangladesh eyes sterilisation to curb...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 28 2017

The Rohingya are not interested in birth control

Myanmar refuses to set timeframe on...

Myanmar refuses to set timeframe on...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 26 2017

Myanmar officials say it is difficult to predict when the repatriation will start

Rohingya refugees sheltering among locals...

Rohingya refugees sheltering among locals...

Nation

Wed, Oct 25 2017

A police officer says several thousand Rohingya are living with locals and their relatives

HRW: Myanmar building detention camps...

HRW: Myanmar building detention camps...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 24 2017

'The camps may turn into “open air detention camps” for the returning refugees'

Rohingyas must go home but to safety,...

Rohingyas must go home but to safety,...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 24 2017

Myanmar considers the Rohingya to be stateless, although they trace their presence in the country back...

Sushma: Return of displaced persons...

Sushma: Return of displaced persons...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 22 2017

“In our view, the only long term solution to the situation in Rakhine is rapid social economic and infrastructure...

‘Rohingya numbers will probably reach...

‘Rohingya numbers will probably reach...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 19 2017

IOM's Director General Swing speaks to the Dhaka Tribune’s Afrose Jahan Chaity about the current situation...

US senators thank Bangladesh PM Sheikh...

US senators thank Bangladesh PM Sheikh...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 18 2017

'Bangladesh has been a shining example for all countries in supporting fleeing civilians in desperate...

Suu Kyi's speech: 3 things she focused...

Suu Kyi's speech: 3 things she focused...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 13 2017

Naypyitaw is holding talks on accepting those who are now in Bangladesh

UK PM: Myanmar must stop violence

UK PM: Myanmar must stop violence

World

Fri, Oct 13 2017

Theresa May says the Rohingya exodus is a major humanitarian crisis

Repatriating Rohingya under 1992 agreement...

Repatriating Rohingya under 1992 agreement...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 4 2017

Myanmar's announcement to verify and take back its citizens is a trap, according to an expert

Who really attacked the Rohingya Hindus...

Who really attacked the Rohingya Hindus...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 1 2017

The Myanmar government on September 27 announced it had found a mass grave of Hindus near Fakirabazar,...

Exodus of hungry, haunted Rohingya...

Exodus of hungry, haunted Rohingya...

Nation

Fri, Sep 29 2017

Thousands of Rohingya continue to flee Myanmar

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar proposes meeting...

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar proposes meeting...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 23 2017

Myanmar used similar tactic in the past only to alleviate global pressure, a source says

2 Myanmar journalists released on...

2 Myanmar journalists released on...

Nation

Sat, Sep 23 2017

Minzayar Oo and Hkun Lat were detained more than a week ago in Cox’s Bazar

'I saw Myanmar army gang-rape my...

'I saw Myanmar army gang-rape my...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 21 2017

The UN has branded Myanmar violence a “textbook example of ethnic cleansing”