Myanmar crisis: Rohingya militants say unilateral truce to end on October 9 - The National

Rohingya refugees carry a sick woman at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh's Ukhia district on October 7, 2017. Indranil Mukherjee / AFP. Rohingya militants whose attacks triggered an army crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state unleashing a ...

Bangladesh's mega refugee camp plan 'dangerous': UN official - Digital Journal

A top UN official said Saturday Bangladesh's plan to build the world's biggest refugee camp for 800,000-plus Rohingya Muslims was dangerous because overcrowding could heighten the risks of deadly diseases spreading quickly. The arrival of more than ...

Rohingya militants say ceasefire to end on October 9 - Daily Pioneer

Rohingya militants whose attacks triggered an army crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state unleashing a huge wave of refugees said today their one-month ceasefire would end in two days, but added they were open to peace if the government reciprocated.

Stop genocide; push for intervention now - Aliran Monthly

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) welcomes the decision by Khairy Jamaluddin to engage with the Myanmar embassy with regards to the persecution and killing of ethnic Rohingya in Rakhine, Myanmar. Given the urgency and gravity of the situation faced by ...

United Nations fear 'further exodus' of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmar - Deccan Herald

... Six weeks after the world's fastest-developing refugee emergency began, the United Nations says it's bracing for a possible further exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar. More than half a million refugees have now fled to neighbouring Bangladesh, ...

Govt was cautious on dealing with Myanmar: PM - The Daily Star

People gather both sides of road from Gono Bhaban to the airport in Dhaka on October 7, 2017 welcoming Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Photo: Partha Pratim Bhattacharjee. UNB, Dhaka. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government was very ...

Bangladesh PM says government will continue to help Rohingya - The Hindu

Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said her government would continue to support nearly 1 million Rohingya Muslims who have fled neighboring Myanmar to escape violence. | Photo Credit: AP. AP. Dhaka, October 07, 2017 12:53 IST.

While India Calls Them 'Security Threat', Bangladesh Says Rohingya Refugees Are Not Radicalised - Indiatimes.com

Bangladesh Foreign Secretary Shahidul Haque has said that the country has not seen any sign of radicalisation among Rohingya refugees. Rohingya Refugees. AP. Haque who was in India on Friday said, “We have not seen any huge case of radicalisation ...

UN braces for more Rohingya to flee, seeks access to Rakhine, Myanmar - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, attends a news conference on his visit to Bangladesh for the Rohingya refugee crisis, at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland Oct 6, 2017. Reuters ...

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is back at Ganabhaban - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has returned to the Ganabhaban after attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York, where she addressed world leaders on the Rohingya crisis. The prime minister's flight touched down at Dhaka's Hazrat ...

Scots aid chief on Rohingya refugees' harrowing escapes fleeing atrocities in Myanmar - Scottish Daily Record

More than 480,000 vulnerable people have escaped to Bangladesh after continued violence but they are living in squalid conditions and are in desperate need of urgent aid. Share. ByAnna Burnside. 06:00, 7 OCT 2017. News. Aid worker Zia Choudhury ...

Rohingya insurgents open to peace but Myanmar ceasefire ending - Reuters India

A girl holds an umbrella as Rohingya refugees arrive for a Friday prayer at a mosque in a camp for those who recently fled from Myanmar, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj. YANGON (Reuters) - Muslim Rohingya ...

Over 500000 Rohingyas have now fled Myanmar to seek refuge in Bangladesh, says UN - Firstpost

Dhaka: Some 2,000 Rohingya refugees a day continue to stream across the border to Bangladesh, bringing the total number people who have fled there from violence in Myanar since late August to an estimated 515,000, the United Nations refugee agency ...

Watch: This film depicts the experience of life in refugee camps for Rohingyas fleeing Myanmar - Scroll.in

Bangladesh is about to build one of the world's largest refugee camps for 800,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. But what is it like to be a refugee stranded in a foreign land, often forced to survive in crowded, overflowing camps? An immersive ...

Myanmar claims success in stopping exodus; refugees disagree - DeathRattleSports.com

BANGKOK (AP) — More Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar streamed toward the border Friday, despite government assurances that it was stopping the massive exodus of refugees to Bangladesh. A video obtained by The Associated Press that ...

UN fears 'further exodus' of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmar - DeathRattleSports.com

GENEVA/YANGON – 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 said.

Bangladesh Islamists call to arm Rohingya - Mizzima News

Supporters of hardline Islamist group Hefazat-e-Islam take part in a protest calling on Bangladesh's government to arm Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in neighbouring Myanmar, in Chittagong on October 6, 2017. Photo: AFP. Thousands of people ...

UN, EU, NRC call on Myanmar for action on refugees - Mizzima News

The United Nations, the EU and the Norwegian Refugee Council are calling on the Myanmar government for action on humanitarian grounds to help ease the crisis in Rakhine State. The lack of humanitarian access granted by Myanmar's government to ...

Hamilton rally protests atrocities against Rohingyas in Myanmar - TheSpec.com

A demonstration to protest the inhumane oppression, ethnic cleansing and genocidal campaign against the Rohingya people of Myanmar was held Friday afternoon at Hamilton City Hall. Tahmid Ahmed holds a sign condemning the slaughter of children.

The forbidden love between a Bangladeshi and a Rohingya - E-Pao.net

Dhaka, October 06 2017: Foyzul Islam and Hafsa Bibi fled from the Rakhine state of Myanmar to Bangladesh with over 500,000 other Rohingya, including their 18-year-old daughter Rafiza. Lost and afraid in the hustle and bustle of the camp, they decided ...