Fishing boat takes 202 Rohingya migrants to Malaysia

Malaysia on Sunday detained 202 suspected Rohingya Muslims who arrived illegally by boat, a top official said, raising fears that people smugglers are back in action despite the coronavirus ...

Rohingya camps to have limited service from aid agencies

Other than medical aid, nutrition, safety, emergency food, water and sewerage, all programmes have come to a halt at the Rohingya camps

'Just one case of COVID-19 may spread like wildfire in Rohingya camp'

Bangladesh, which has reported 48 cases of the virus and five deaths, imposed a lockdown on Tuesday, the same day it confirmed the first case in Cox’s Bazar, the coastal district where the Rohingya ...

‘COVID-19 outbreak among Rohingya refugees will create havoc’

There are more than one million Forcefully Displaced Myanmar Nationals in Bangladesh who live in extremely confined spaces in large refugee camps located at Ukhiya and Teknaf in Cox’s Bazar district, ...

US for putting pressure on Myanmar over Rohingya repatriation

US ambassador to Bangladesh Earl Robert Miller on Monday laid emphasis on creating pressure on Myanmar to take back Rohingyas from Bangladesh, reports UNB.

2 Rohingyas killed in Cox’s Bazar gunfight: RAB

Two Rohingyas were killed in what the members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) called a gunfight with them in Shaplapur Marine Drive road in Teknaf upazila early Thursday

Women promote hygiene in Rohingya refugee camps amid coronavirus fears

Women in Bangladesh are promoting hygiene in the world's largest refugee settlement to prevent coronavirus from spreading there, aid workers said on Wednesday, after the nation reported its first ...

Embrace democracy and human rights, UN to Myanmar

Yanghee Lee proposed that Myanmar undertake a national dialogue that is inclusive and firmly grounded in human rights to address ongoing issues including discrimination and inequality

UN appeals for $877m to help Rohingyas

The United Nations on Tuesday appealed for nearly $900 million to help hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees and vulnerable host communities in Bangladesh this year. The UN refugee agency and ...

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