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

Noting that the humanitarian crisis that has resulted in displacement of hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas from Myanmar not only provides a “breeding ground” for radicalization, but also puts vulnerable people – including young children – at grave ...and more »

India's traditional refugee policy shows why it's unlikely to give Rohingyas sanctuary - ThePrint

Over the years, the Indian government has provided assistance to the likes of Bangladeshis and Afghans fleeing war and persecution, but has created disincentives for them to stay on in India permanently. The Rohingya crisis in Myanmar has attracted ...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 »

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

The Rohingya, a mostly Muslim ethnic minority in Myanmar, have been called the "world's most persecuted minority," and recent events have added dramatically to their misery. At least 500,000 Rohingya have fled to neighboring Bangladesh since August of ...and more »

Half of Myanmar's Rohingya minority has fled the country - Vox

The humanitarian crisis in Myanmar had long gotten no attention from the world community. That's changing, and quickly, as the scope of the disaster comes into clearer focus. The latest evidence came Thursday, when the United Nations reported that some ...and more »

The persecution of the Rohingya - The Week Magazine

Government troops are slaughtering the Rohingya and driving them out of Myanmar. Why are these people so hated? Here's everything you need to know: What's going on? Hundreds of thousands of desperate Rohingya people are fleeing a vicious military ...and more »

Rohingya in Chicago make an emotional plea to the US: 'Help our people' - PRI

The young man holds the piece of paper up over his head, facing a crowd on a Chicago sidewalk, his brow furrowed underneath a white headband bearing “ROHINGYA” in bright red letters. On the paper, there are two pictures: one of an elderly man with an ...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 »

Moving refugees out of the rain in Bangladesh - UNHCR

By Tim Gaynor | 29 September 2017 | Español | Français | عربي · Bangladesh. UNHCR getting ever more Rohingya into shelter. Suruz Jahan, 75, receives a UNHCR tarp in Kutupalong refugee camp. © UNHCR/Roger Arnold. KUTUPALONG REFUGEE ...and more »

Rohingya women facing violence, by military and inside camps - OpenCanada

The mass exodus of Myanmar's stateless Muslim minority has been condemned as ethnic cleansing. Sara Perria visited Myanmar's Rakhine State, shortly before the military's latest offensive, to investigate how violence against Rohingya women is used as a ...and more »