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Bangladesh boat capsize: 23 bodies found so far, 60 feared dead - The Hindu

Prayers are conducted for the Rohingya who died after a boat sunk in rough seas off the coast of Bangladesh carrying over 100 people on September 29 in Inani, Bangladesh. | Photo Credit: Getty Images. AFP. Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, September 29, 2017 16 ...and more »

Refugees shall be deported, or incarcerated - The Hindu

In this September 27, 2017 photo, Sri Lankan Buddhist activists, who support Myanmar's Buddhist community and leader Aung San Suu Kyi, hold a protest outside the U.N. office in Colombo against ethnic Rohingya Muslims living in the island nation ...and more »

More than 50 Rohingya missing as US steps up pressure on Myanmar - The Hindu

More than 50 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar were missing after their boat capsized, with 20 confirmed dead, Bangladesh police said on Friday, as a new surge in the numbers fleeing a Myanmar military campaign took the total to more than half a million ...and more »

'The Frictions in the Rakhine State Are Less About Islamophobia Than Rohingya-Phobia' - The Wire

Eminent Arakan historian Jacques P. Leider talks about the historical context of the Rohingya conflict. Rohingya refugees walk to the shore with his belongings after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Teknaf ...and more »

Helping the Rohingya - New York Times

Here are some of the organizations responding to the Rohingya refugee crisis. Some are trying to gain access to restricted areas of the western state of Rakhine in Myanmar, where many ethnic Rohingya Muslims remain. Most of the aid has been focused on ...and more »

UN Expects Number Of Dead From Rohingya Boat Accident To Be More Than 60 - NDTV

"23 people have been confirmed dead ... 40 are missing and presumed drowned," International Organization for Migration spokesman Joel Millman told reporters in Geneva, referring to the boat carrying about 80 Rohingya muslims that capsized off ...and more »

Myanmar's Rohingya Are in Crisis—What You Need to Know - National Geographic

They've been called the world's most persecuted minority. Learn who they are and why they're fleeing. Haunting Video Shows the Rohingya Refugee Crisis. Having trouble viewing this video? Watch it here. By Sarah Gibbens. PUBLISHED September 29, 2017 ...and more »

In Grim Camps, Rohingya Suffer on 'Scale That We Couldn't Imagine' - New York Times

BALUKHALI, Bangladesh — Up to their ankles in mud, hundreds of Rohingya refugees fought to the front of the crowd outside of their makeshift camp. An open-bed truck full of Bangladeshi volunteers was passing by, tossing out donated goods at random ...and more »

Rohingya refugee crisis a 'human rights nightmare,' UN chief tells Security Council - UN News Centre

New arrivals in Bangladesh's Ukhiya area right after crossing the border with Myanmar's northern Rakhine state. 28 September 2017. Noting that the humanitarian crisis that has resulted in displacement of hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas from Myanmar ...and more »

2000 Rohingya Mass On Myanmar Coast To Join Exodus - NDTV

Yangon, Myanmar: More than 2,000 Rohingya have massed along Myanmar's coast this week after trekking from inland villages in Rakhine state to join the refugee exodus to Bangladesh, state media reported Saturday. The refugees follow more than half a ...and more »