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UN seeks more funds to assist Rohingya amid world's fastest growing refugee crisis - UN News Centre

Having fled their homes in Myanmar, these Rohingya families have settled in the makeshift Balukhali camp in Cox's Bazar Bangladesh. Photo: OCHA/Anthony Burke ?Share. Print. 6 October 2017 – United Nations agencies are seeking more funds to cope with ...and more »

Boat carrying Rohingya refugees from Myanmar capsizes off Bangladesh - The Hindu

Rohingya refugees who arrived from Myanmar by boat in Teknaf, Bangladesh on Saturday. | Photo Credit: Reuters. Agencies. COX'S BAZAR, October 09, 2017 08:20 IST. Updated: October 09, 2017 10:06 IST. more-in. Rohingya crisis. The boat sank near Shah ...and more »

The Rohingya crisis through the eyes of a refugee - Aljazeera.com

Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh - A recently arrived Rohingya couple stood sobbing in the sudden afternoon downpour outside a booth on the main drag of the Kutupalong registered refugee camp. It was Wednesday, September 27, and that morning, their four-year ...and more »

Universities take up Rohingya cause, call for research - University World News

All reader responses posted on this site are those of the reader ONLY and NOT those of University World News or Higher Education Web Publishing, their associated trademarks, websites and services. University World News or Higher Education Web ...and more »

UNHCR in US$84 million appeal for refugee crisis in Bangladesh - UNHCR

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Andrej Mahecic – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. 06 October 2017 | Français | عربي. Private Bangladeshi donors raise money ...and more »

UN fears 'further exodus' of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmar - Reuters

GENEVA/YANGON (Reuters) - The United Nations braced on Friday for a possible “further exodus” of Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar into Bangladesh six weeks after the world's fastest-developing refugee emergency began, U.N. humanitarian aid chief ...and more »

Tensions Follow Rohingya Refugees to United States - Voice of America

As she fastens her hijab while standing in the doorway of her modestly equipped apartment, Rohingya refugee Bibiasha Mohamad Tahir's thoughts drift between the present, watching her infant daughter safely playing on the floor of this sunlit living room ...and more »

The Hard Truth Is Rohingya Refugees Are Not Going Home - Chatham House

The only likely outcome of the crisis is the near-permanent presence of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya along the Bangladesh border. A Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh. Photo: Getty Images. The harrowing scenes of human suffering on the Myanmar ...and more »

At least 12 dead after boat capsizes in Burma - Independent.ie

Police say at least 12 people have died after an overcrowded boat carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing Burma capsized in the confluence of a river and the Bay of Bengal. Local police official Mainuddin Khan said the capsizing occurred near the Shah Porir ...and more »

The story not being talked about in Myanmar - BBC News

Looking from Yangon, you would never know that a major humanitarian crisis has been unfolding for more than a month in Myanmar's western region of Rakhine. More than half a million Rohingya Muslims have fled across the border to Bangladesh since ...and more »