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

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

Asian CorrespondentBurma: Army forms first team to investigate alleged rights abuses in RakhineAsian CorrespondentRohingya 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 ...and more »

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

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

DailyOPakistani terror groups are preying on vulnerable Rohingyas - India, Myanmar must actDailyOIn 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 ...and more »

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

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

NEWS.com.auMyanmar Rohingya crisis: The horror the world isn't watchingNEWS.com.auBEATEN, 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 ...and more »

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

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

Frontier MyanmarAnti-Rohingya protest greets Malaysian aid ship in YangonFrontier MyanmarNationalist 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 ...and more »

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

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

euronewsMalaysia sends much needed aid for persecuted Rohingya in MyanmareuronewsA 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: ...and more »

Malaysian humanitarian mission arrives in Yangon - Myanmar Times

Malaysian humanitarian mission arrives in YangonMyanmar TimesThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Star OnlineAid ship organisers thank 'gentleman' MyanmarThe Star OnlineYANGON: 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 ...and more »

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

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

Daily TrustRohingya Muslims' persecution: OIC, Pope, HRW flay MyanmarDaily TrustThe 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, ...and more »

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

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

Jakarta PostMalaysian ship with aid for Rohingya arrives in YangonJakarta PostMalaysian 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.and more »

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

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

Voice of AmericaMalaysian Aid for Myanmar's Rohingya Arrives at Yangon DockVoice of AmericaPort 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.and more »

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

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

The DiplomatThe Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own FrankensteinThe DiplomatHarakah 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 ...and more »

Malaysian Ship Delivers Aid to Myanmar - benarnews;

Malaysian Ship Delivers Aid to Myanmar - benarnews

benarnewsMalaysian Ship Delivers Aid to MyanmarbenarnewsProtesters 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Sydney Morning HeraldAustralia urged to act as outrage over Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya growsThe Sydney Morning HeraldBangkok: 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Star Online'Nautical Aliya' docks at port in MyanmarThe Star OnlineYANGON: 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Japan TimesMalaysian ship bearing aid for Rohingya docks in Yangon amid protestsThe Japan TimesYANGON – 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 ...and more »

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

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

Press TVMalaysian ship carrying aid for Rohingya Muslims arrives in MyanmarPress TVA 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 ...and more »

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

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

The New PaperShip carrying aid for Rohingya met by protesters in MyanmarThe New PaperYANGON 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 ...and more »

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

Myanmar Government to Conduct Investigation of Violence Against Rohingya in Northern RakhineRadio Free AsiaA 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.and more »

Pope Criticizes Burmese Violence Against Rohingya Muslims - World Religion News;

Pope Criticizes Burmese Violence Against Rohingya Muslims - World Religion News

World Religion NewsPope Criticizes Burmese Violence Against Rohingya MuslimsWorld Religion NewsPope 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.” ...and more »

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

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

The Straits TimesUN officials: Rohingya death toll may exceed 1000The Straits TimesRohingya 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 ...and more »