Burma: Army forms first team to investigate alleged rights abuses in Rakhine - Asian Correspondent

Rohingya refugee mother holds her child inside her house at Balukhali Makeshift Refugee Camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, Feb 8, 2017. Pic: Reuters. 15. Social Buzz. THE Burmese army has formed a high-level investigation team comprising six senior ...

Pakistani terror groups are preying on vulnerable Rohingyas - India, Myanmar must act - DailyO

In a significant and candid move, India has recently warned Myanmar that Pakistan-based terror groups are vigorously promoting radicalisation among the Rohingya community and this threatened both India and Myanmar. Such warning from India to ...

Myanmar Rohingya crisis: The horror the world isn't watching - NEWS.com.au

BEATEN, abused, raped and killed. With nowhere to turn these people are not even classified as citizens. And the world is doing nothing about it. Regarded as “the most persecuted people on the planet” the plight of the Rohingya was highlighted in a ...

Anti-Rohingya protest greets Malaysian aid ship in Yangon - Frontier Myanmar

Nationalist demonstrators at the Thilawa Port in Yangon on Thursday, ahead of the arrival of a Malaysian relief vessel. (Steve Tickner / Frontier). Friday, February 10, 2017. Mail. By KYAW PHONE KYAW | FRONTIER. YANGON — A Malaysian ship carrying aid ...

Malaysia sends much needed aid for persecuted Rohingya in Myanmar - euronews

A Malaysian vessel, carrying much needed food and medicine for the members of Myanmar's persecuted Muslim Rohingya community, has arrived in Yangon. The Rohingya have been described as the most abused minority in the world. #MYANMAR: ...

Malaysian humanitarian mission arrives in Yangon - Myanmar Times

The Nautical Aliya carrying the relief aid arrives at Thilawa International Port on February 9. Photo - AFP. The Malaysian food flotilla for Myanmar humanitarian mission arrived in Thilawa International Port yesterday with a total of 358 tonnes of ...

Aid ship organisers thank 'gentleman' Myanmar - The Star Online

YANGON: Organisers of the Malaysian-led Rohingya aid ship thanked Myanmar for allowing them to drop off cargo at the port here over the past two days. Datuk Seri Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim commended Myanmar's help, calling the government "gentlemen ...

Rohingya Muslims' persecution: OIC, Pope, HRW flay Myanmar - Daily Trust

The reports of mass killings, gang rapes of the Rohingya Muslims and burning of their villages in Myanmar by extremist Buddhists and the military have elicited condemnation worldwide. The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC); the Catholic Pontiff, ...

Malaysian ship with aid for Rohingya arrives in Yangon - Jakarta Post

Malaysian ship with aid for Rohingya arrives in Yangon Boxes with images of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak containing aid for Rohingya are piled up on a Malaysian ship upon arrival at Thilawa port in Yangon, Myanmar, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017.

Malaysian Aid for Myanmar's Rohingya Arrives at Yangon Dock - Voice of America

Port workers stand as a Malaysian ship arrives at Thilawa port in Yangon, Myanmar, Feb. 9, 2017. The "Food Flotilla for Myanmar" carried 2,300 metric tons of food and medicine to help members of Myanmar's persecuted Muslim Rohingya minority. Share.

The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein - The Diplomat

Harakah al-Yaqin, a new insurgent group in Rakhine state, is different than its predecessors. By Aparupa Bhattacherjee for The Diplomat. February 09, 2017. According to a recent international report, there is a new Rohingya insurgent group active in ...

Malaysian Ship Delivers Aid to Myanmar - benarnews

Protesters rally outside Yangon's Thilawa port as a Malaysian ship carrying relief aid for Rohingya Muslim minority arrives, Feb. 9, 2017. AFP. A Malaysian humanitarian mission offloaded 500 tons of aid intended for Rohingya Muslims affected by recent ...

Australia urged to act as outrage over Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya grows - The Sydney Morning Herald

Bangkok: A coalition of organisations has called on the Australian government to urgently pressure Myanmar authorities to condemn atrocities, including the slaughter of babies, in Myanmar's western Rakhine State and act immediately to protect Rohingya ...

'Nautical Aliya' docks at port in Myanmar - The Star Online

YANGON: After almost a week at sea, the Nautical Aliya finally pulled into the port in Yangon with aid for the Rohingya. The ship, laden with some 2,300 tonnes of cargo for the Rohingya communities in Myanmar and Bangladesh, was met by a crowd of about ...

Malaysian ship bearing aid for Rohingya docks in Yangon amid protests - The Japan Times

YANGON – A Malaysian ship carrying more than 2,000 tons of aid supplies for the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine State arrived in Yangon on Thursday. The Nautical Aliya docked at Thilawa port at the city's outskirts after weeks of ...

Malaysian ship carrying aid for Rohingya Muslims arrives in Myanmar - Press TV

A Malaysian ship carrying hundreds of tonnes of aid, including food and medicine, to help members of the persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority has arrived in Myanmar. Razali Ramli, from the 1Putera Club Malaysia, which helped organize the shipment ...

Ship carrying aid for Rohingya met by protesters in Myanmar - The New Paper

YANGON Anti-Rohingya protesters gathered at a Myanmar port yesterday to meet a Malaysian ship carrying aid for thousands of refugees from the Muslim minority fleeing a bloody military crackdown. Dozens of Buddhist monks and demonstrators waving ...

Myanmar Government to Conduct Investigation of Violence Against Rohingya in Northern Rakhine - Radio Free Asia

A military official (C) briefs Myanmar Vice President Myint Swe (2nd R), head of a national investigation commission on Rakhine state, during his visit to Gwazon, a Muslim-majority village in Maungdaw township in western Myanmar's Rakhine state, Dec.

Pope Criticizes Burmese Violence Against Rohingya Muslims - World Religion News

Pope Francis speaks out for the Rohingyas against the Burmese regime, “They have been suffering for years, they have been tortured, killed simply because they wanted to live their culture and their Muslim faith.” ...

UN officials: Rohingya death toll may exceed 1000 - The Straits Times

Rohingya refugees at a camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, on Wednesday. Nearly 70,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar in recent months, following a crackdown by the latter's army.PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. Feb 10, 2017, 5:00 am ...