Myanmar military

Myanmar military

Huge fire devastates over 500 shanties in Rohingya camp

A huge fire overnight swept through a crammed Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar destroying at least 500 ramshackle shelters leaving hundreds of people without homes, officials and aid workers said

Rohingya refugees search for their belongings after a fire broke out at Nayapara refugee camp in Teknaf on 14 January 2021

'Facebook allowing Myanmar military to recruit for and fund genocide'

After Facebook suspended US president Donald Trump for inciting violence, rights body Burma Campaign UK has repeated its call to Facebook to stop the Myanmar military using Facebook to recruit members

'Facebook allowing Myanmar military to recruit for and fund genocide'

Bangladesh set to move second batch of Rohingyas to Bhasan Char: Official

Bangladesh is set to move a second batch of Rohingya refugees from neighbouring Myanmar to the remote island of Bhasan Char in the Bay of Bengal this month, officials said

Rohingyas board a ship as they are moved to Bhasan Char island in Chattogram,, Bangladesh, on 4 December 2020

Rohingya Crisis

‘What choice do we have?’

Stay in a squalid refugee camp -- hopeless, starving, and made to feel a burden -- or leave, risking death, rape, human trafficking and months at sea to reach a husband you’ve never met

A Rohingya refugee looks from inside a kitchen of the camp for widows and orphans inside the Balukhali camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, on 5 December 2017

India needs to be more open and cooperative

India needs to display greater responsibility in signing the Teesta agreement, in speedily implementing the credit agreement, in assisting in a solution to the Rohingya crisis and in halting killings ...

India needs to be more open and cooperative

Bangladesh, Turkey show real leadership in dealing with refugees: Turkish ambassador

Turkish ambassador to Bangladesh Mustafa Osman Turan has said that prime minister Sheikh Hasina has demonstrated true leadership by allowing shelter to over 700,000 Rohingyas with a decent living ...

Turkish ambassador to Bangladesh Mustafa Osman Turan meets Rohingyas during his recent visit to Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar

New report reveals extreme traumatic stress among Rohingya genocide survivors

The trauma symptoms experienced by a majority of Rohingya are indicative of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, a serious mental-health condition that can interfere with leading a constructive life

An exhausted Rohingya refugee woman touches the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh, on 11 September 2017

Rohingya crisis: Canada ready to intervene jointly with Netherlands

Canada has played a key role in the passing of several resolutions before the United Nations General Assembly and the Human Rights Council, and worked to establish the Independent Investigative ...

Canadian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Benoit Préfontaine

Urgent steps of Int’l community needed to resolve Rohingya crisis: Dhaka

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen pointed out that strong pressure needs to be put on Myanmar to ensure that its government takes back the Rohingyas who have taken shelter in Bangladesh in a safe, ...

Rohingya refugees gather at a market inside a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, on 7 March 2019
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