• Wed, 15 May 2019 01:00
    With Rohingya gone, Rakhine descends into violence again
    Crisis in Myanmar’s western state encompasses more than repatriation of refugees
  • Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
    ICC ‘must deal with Rohingya genocide’ 
    THE INTERNATIONAL community must hold Myanmar accountable for the military-planned genocide of the Rohingya minority, a report unveiled yesterday said, describing the killings as “extensively and systematically planned”.
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:00
    Asean unlikely to deal with Rohingya issue
    EXPERTS HAVE no faith that Asean can effectively tackle the ongoing ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, as leaders of the regional group gather for a summit this week in Singapore.
  • Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:03
    With Rohingya gone, Myanmar's ethnic Rakhine seek Muslim-free 'buffer zone'
    Buddhist flags hang limply from bamboo poles at the entrance to Koe Tan Kauk, a "model" village for ethnic Rakhine migrants shuttled north to repopulate an area once dominated by Rohingya Muslims.
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  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00
    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’  
  • Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:45
    Eight dead as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh
    At least eight people drowned and dozens more are missing after a boat packed with Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh sank on Monday, the latest victims of a half a million strong exodus sparked by an army crackdown in Myanmar.
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  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:08
    At least 12 dead, scores missing in Rohingya capsize: officials
    Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh - At least 12 people died and scores were missing Monday after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees -- many of them children -- capsized, the latest tragedy to strike those fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state.
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:13
    Two dead, scores missing as boat packed with Rohingya sinks
    COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh- A boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state capsized late Sunday night near the coast of Bangladesh, leaving at least two people dead and scores missing, officials said.
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  • Mon, 30 Jan 2017 16:49
    Bangladesh pushes on with Rohingya island plan
    DHAKA - Bangladesh authorities are to push ahead with a controversial plan to relocate tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees who arrived from Myanmar to a remote island, according to a government website.
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  • Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:07
    Rohingya fleeing Myanmar turned back by Bangladesh
    DHAKA - Multiple boats packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar were turned back by Bangladesh border guards Monday, despite appeals by the country's opposition to provide shelter to the persecuted Muslim minority.
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  • Mon, 04 May 2015 18:07
    All involved with Rohingya trafficking faces arrests: police chief
    National police chief Pol General Somyos Pumpanmuang on Monday vowed to arrest all involved in the trafficking of the Rohingyas, following the finding of a camp and a graveyard in Songkhla.
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  • Wed, 21 Aug 2013 00:00
    Police deny border clash with Rohingya
    Bangladesh newspaper report that there was 2-day-long fighting is wrong, says Maungdaw District Police Lt-Colonel
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2013 00:00
    Call for regional help to deal with Rohingya
    Flood of refugees should be discussed by Asean, NHRC says.
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