Monthly Archives: May 2017

Life for Muslims in Myanmar

A new wave of atrocities is being committed against Rohingya Muslims in Burma’s Rakhine state. By Phil Robertson The burned-out mosques in Sittwe, the capital of the Rakhine state in western Burma, loom as silent reminders of an atrocity, hiding

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US Bandwagon gets further exposed on Myanmar alignment amidst Rohingya genocide

[TamilNet, Saturday, 13 May 2017, 23:22 GMT] The UN Special Rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar, Ms Yanghee Lee, announced in the UNHRC at Geneva on 13 March that the Burmese state was involved in Crimes against Humanity directed towards

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Suu Kyi must let help in

Editorial, 13 May 2017, Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi should accept a call by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to allow its aid workers access to people caught up in a conflict that has displaced tens of

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Myanmar army left Rohingya refugees with bullet wounds, burns

May 13, 2017 – 5:10 PM     News Code: 829502     Source: Guardian The new evidence, documented by humanitarian agencies and rights organisations, adds credence to claims that Myanmar’s military committed atrocities against ethnic Rohingya communities during a counterinsurgency campaign

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Myanmar army chief compares Rohingya crackdown to N. Ireland

Agence France Presse YANGON: Myanmar’s army chief defended his military’s violent crackdown on Rohingya Muslims by comparing it to Britain’s campaign to tackle sectarian conflict in Northern Ireland, according to a statement released by his office Friday.

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Bangladesh seeks European Parliament’s help to repatriate Myanmar refugees

Sun Online Desk     13th May, 2017 10:59:02 Bangladesh has requested the European Parliament (EP) to help the Rohingyas to get back their Myanmar citizenship with full rights, responsibilities and dignity, reports BSS.

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President urges Myanmar to settle Rohingya issue

BSS, Dhaka President Abdul Hamid yesterday urged the outgoing Myanmar Ambassador in Dhaka Myo Myint Than to convey the message to his government to repatriate the Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh.

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The Rohingyas

The cover of the Rohingya; A short account of their history and culture