Rohingya forced from Myanmar say army redoubling push to clear villages - News24

A Rohingya Muslim man from Myanmar carries an elderly woman after they crossed the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar. (Gemunu Amarasinghe, AP). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories. What To ...

WATCH: Cornish charity helping thousands in Bangladesh - Pirate FM

A Cornish disaster relief charity is helping people in Bangladesh as the cyclone seasons looms. Truro-based ShelterBox is delivering aid to over half a million families living in makeshift Rohingya camps. The camps cover just three square miles in the ...

Aid groups seek $434 million to help up to 1.2 million Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar - Reuters

Rohingya refugee children play in the river at the Kutupalang refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh October 2, 2017. Picture taken October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain. COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - Humanitarian ...

Rohingya Refugee Crisis – A test of our humanity - ReliefWeb

Blog by Raisa Chowdhury from ACT member ICCO Cooperation on her experience from a recent visit to Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Over the years, I have come across people living in the most difficult circumstances in different ...

Myanmar / Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees must not be forced home to abuse and discrimination - Amnesty International

The international community must help ensure that no Rohingya refugees are forced back to Myanmar as long as they remain at risk of serious human rights violations following the army's vicious campaign of ethnic cleansing, Amnesty International said ...

Chauvinist winds over India - The Hindu

Searching for safety:“More often than going to war, India gave refuge to the persecuted.” Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.AP. Radha Kumar. October 03, 2017 00:00 IST. Updated: October 03, 2017 03:39 IST ...

Myanmar to take back Rohingya - The Hindu

Amid mounting international pressure on Myanmar to end atrocities on Rohingya people, Bangladesh and Myanmar on Sunday agreed to form a joint panel for repatriation of Rohingya refugees. The joint panel was proposed by Myanmar to take back the ...

Turkey vows continued support for Rohingya Muslims - Anadolu Agency

Turkey will continue to support Rohingya and all the oppressed communities across the world, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. Highlighting a camp that would be built in Bangladesh for Rohingya Muslims, who are fleeing violence in Myanmar's ...

Dethroned Myanmar beauty queen refutes her claims on Rohingya, terms it patriotic - International Business Times, India Edition

Shwe Eain Si has defended the video calling it an effort by "a citizen of the country to use her fame to speak out the truth for her nation". no photo · Gourav Mishra. October 4, 2017 17:19 IST. 270,000 Rohingya flee to Bangladesh after weeks of ...

Rohingya Mobile Reporter Network Crumbles in Myanmar - Voice of America

Human rights groups and Rohingya community news outlets say they are facing a crisis in gathering detailed information about the Myanmar military crackdown in Rakhine, largely because a 5-year-old network of Rohingya "mobile phone reporters" has ...

Myanmar beauty queen dethroned 'after posting Rohingya video' - Pakistan Today

YANGON: A Myanmar beauty queen says she was stripped of her pageant title after posting a graphic video accusing Muslim Rohingya militants of driving communal violence in Rakhine state, a conflict fraught with controversy in the mainly Buddhist country.

Myanmar beauty queen Shwe Eain Si loses crown over Rohingya remarks - Zee News

Shwe Eain Si, 19, lost her Miss Grand Myanmar title in recent days after she posted a video in which she accused Rohingya militants of stoking an unrest in Rakhine State. . Zee Media Bureau. By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Wednesday, October 4, ...

UN looks to Gulf states to save Rohingya refugees - Asia Times

Rohingya refugees stand by the road in the rain outside their camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj. Humanitarian agencies helping Rohingya refugees who have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar are hoping that ...

United Nations appeals for $430 million in aid to assist Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh - International Business Times, India Edition

Bangladesh is currently facing a refugee crisis, where the figure of Rohingya refugees has more than doubled than what was calculated weeks earlier. Namrata Tripathi. October 4, 2017 16:01 IST. Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh scramble for food. Close.

Mass repatriation of Rohingya refugees seen as easier said than done - Democratic Voice of Burma

Rohingya refugees walk to a Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) post after crossing the Bangladesh-Burma border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh, on 15 September 2017. (Photo: Reuters). By LIBBY HOGAN / DVB; 4 October ...

Why We Must Intervene to End the Suffering of Rohingya Refugees in Cox's Bazar - Reliefweb

Geneva - In late August, I was alerted by our Chief of Mission in Dhaka to a new exodus of people fleeing Myanmar's North Rakhine State and arriving in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district. They were seeking protection in the same makeshift camps where ...

Myanmar beauty pageant denies stripping queen of her crown after posting graphic Rohingya video - South China Morning Post

A Myanmar beauty pageant on Wednesday denied that the reason it dethroned a teen contestant was because of a graphic video she posted accusing Muslim Rohingya militants of driving communal violence in the west – an issue that has stirred a fierce ...

Rights group uncovers 'summary executions' of Rohingya - Anadolu Agency

SHAH PORI ISLAND, BANGLADESH - SEPTEMBER 27: A Rohingya man, fled with others from oppression within ongoing military operations in Myanmar's Rakhine state, carries a woman in bad health condition, as he crosses the border through the water in ...

Overlooking Widespread Human Rights Abuses In ASEAN Could Trigger Destabilization - Frontera

Less than a month after the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) celebrated its 50th anniversary in Manila, Philippines, the UN Security Council called on the government of Myanmar to end its military campaign against the minority Rohingya ...

Rohingya abuse may be crimes against humanity: UN rights experts - The Daily Star

Newly arrived Rohingya refugees board a boat as they transfer to a camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, October 2, 2017. Photo: Reuters. Star Online Report. The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and the ...