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EU mobilises €96 million for Rohingyas

The European Union has mobilised a total of €96 million for Rohingyas in 2020 for humanitarian, development cooperation as well as conflict prevention support.

EU mobilises €96 million for Rohingyas

'US remarks on Chinese role over Rohingya issue inappropriate'

The Chinese embassy in Dhaka has reacted to US' claim that China has done very little to resolve the Rohingya issue terming it 'inappropriate and not constructive at all'

Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh

Myanmar vote ban extinguishes hope for ethnic minorities

The decision to exclude swathes of their homelands from the vote -- ostensibly over security concerns -- has instead filled them with anger and despair, with nearly two million people now ...

Trishaw drivers campaign for the National League for Democracy (NLD) party amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) spread, in Yangon, Myanmar, on 10 September 2020

Gambia submits case against Myanmar for Rohingya genocide

The Gambia has filed a more than 500-page Memorial, which also includes over 5,000 pages of supporting material, in its lawsuit against Myanmar at the ICJ in The Hague, making its case for how the ...

Gambia's justice minister Abubacarr Tambadou and Myanma's leader Aung San Suu Kyi attend a hearing in a case filed by Gambia against Myanmar alleging genocide against the minority Muslim Rohingya population, at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands on 10 December 2019

Tripartite talks on Rohingya repatriation after Myanmar elections

Myanmar assured China of working towards Rohingya repatriation once the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, situation improves, Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi told Bangladesh foreign minister AK ...

Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh

Rohingyas must return to Myanmar: Dhaka to int'l community

The international community should sincerely work to create an environment for the repatriation of Rohingyas as they are willing to return home, said state minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar ...

State minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar Alam addresses a virtual conference on sustaining support for the Rohingya refugee response on Thursday

UK urges world not to turn away from sufferings of Rohingyas

UK foreign secretary Dominic Raab outlined a further £47.5 million ($63 million) in aid, both for the Rohingya and to help Bangladesh deal with the coronavirus pandemic and its frequent natural ...

A Rohingya refugee repairs the roof of his shelter at the Balukhali refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, on 5 March 2019

Japan aims to assist Rohingya refugees and local community thru WFP farmers’ market

WFP welcomes a new contribution of US$ 5 million from the Japan government towards its support to farmers in the host community and displaced people from Myanmar who are now living in Cox’s Bazar, ...

Japan's ambassador to Bangladesh Naoki Ito and WFP Deputy Country Director, Alpha Bah

Donor govts urged to recognise crimes against Rohingya as genocide

Unpublished quantitative data collected by Fortify Rights and a team of Rohingya researchers found that 100 per cent of Rohingya respondents in Bangladesh believe the Myanmar military is intent on ...

A Rohingya refugee repairs the roof of his shelter at the Balukhali refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, on 5 March 2019

Rohingya man killed in Bandarban ‘gunfight’

A Rohingya man was killed in what the members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) called a gunfight with them in Ghumdhum area of Naikkhangchhari of Bandarban near Cox’s Bazar border on Wednesday morning

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