• Sat, 20 Jan 2018 13:23:30
    Rohingya militants say Myanmar refugee return plan 'deceitful'
    Rohingya militants on Saturday hit out at a repatriation plan for refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar set to begin next week, saying it aims to trap the Muslim minority in long-term camps while their ancestral lands are seized.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:27:20
    Rohingya youth nabbed on train not involved in human trafficking
    Seven Rohingya people nabbed on a Bangkok to Sungai Kolok train in Nakhon Si Thammarat’s Thung Song Train Station on Thursday appear not to be involved in, or a victim of, a human trafficking crime, said deputy national police spokesman Colonel Krissana Pattanacharoen on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    The Rohingya: Is this the way home?
    Repatriation of the persecuted Muslim community begins soon, but worrying questions remain about what awaits them in Myanmar
    opinion
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:19:27
    UN chief concerned about deal on return of Myanmar's Rohingya
    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday expressed concerns after Myanmar and Bangladesh reached a deal on the return of hundreds of thousands of Muslim Rohingyas that sidelined the UN refugee agency.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Rohingya children must be protected
    We are appalled to learn that there are an estimated 40,000 orphans among the 300,00 children in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh.
    opinion
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Tall order as Singapore takes Asean chair
    Between multilateral trade and the Rohingya calamity, PM Lee will need all the ‘resilience and innovation’ he can muster
    opinion
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Lessons for Thailand from Rohingya ordeal
    There is a lurking danger in letting religious fundamentalists become too powerful
    opinion
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 12:48:00
    Myanmar army's admission of killings a 'positive step': Suu Kyi
    Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi has welcomed an unprecedented army admission that security forces carried out extra-judicial killings of Rohingya Muslims as a "positive step", state-backed media reported Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Myanmar army changes tack with Rohingya killings admission
    Military likely had no choice after arrest of journalists failed to staunch leak  – but only 10 deaths accounted for among ‘thousands of killings’  
    opinion
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Rohingya militants must stand down
    With efforts underway to end the crisis in Rakhine, further violence cannot be justified
    opinion
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Hindu refugees ready to return to Rakhine 
    Rohingya reluctant to go back as militants claim new attack on Myanmar military 
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 06:54:18
    ‘Bridging the divide on Rohingya issue a huge challenge’
    The huge difference in perception of the situation in Rakhine state between the Myanmar side and the international community may create obstacles in making concerted efforts to tackle the Rohingya crisis, Surakiart Sathirathai, chairman of the Advisory Board on the Implementation of Recommendations on Rakhine State, said on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 18:02:23
    Bangladesh targets 100,000 for first Rohingya repatriation
    Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh - Bangladesh wants to send up to 100,000 Rohingya back to Myanmar in the first batch of repatriations of Muslim refugees who fled ethnic violence this year, officials said Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Australia hand in hand with Myanmar’s military
    Amid frequent reports of continuing attacks on Rohingya by the murdering butchers of Myanmar’s tatmadaw (military) comes news that my own country, Australia, not only refuses to condemn these unspeakable acts but is actually training 22 tatmadaw officers in Australia.
    your say
  • Tue, 19 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Penalty for genocide: it’s time to boycott Myanmar
    In the last two and a half months, there have been many high-profile open letters calling for action on the Rohingya genocide (although none of them used the “G” word).
    your say
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