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Thousands of Rohingya flee Myanmar for Bangladesh

NewsRohingya1 hour ago Thousands of Rohingya flee Myanmar for Bangladesh Rohingya refugees arrive in overcrowded camps, fearing violence after the deployment of Myanmar troops to Rakhine state. 23 Aug 2017 20:47 GMT   Thousands of Rohingya have crossed into Bangladesh

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Reporting on Genocide: the Rohingya Case

MEDIAFILEDC.COM January 23, 2017 at 12:00 am By Karena Halvorssen and Parth Taparia in International Since the rise of Myanmar’s Buddhist government in 2012, there has been greater conflict between the country’s Rohingya Muslim population and its government. The conflict

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Rohingya Issue: How we got here

By Nurul Islam RB Article , June 23, 2017 The Rohingya, a predominantly Muslim community, a people developed from the interactions of various ethnicities over the period of many centuries, have inhabited Arakan with a long history. In terms of

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Posted in Arakan, Burmese/Myanmar, History, International, Rohingya

Dunsay detainee ‘tortured to death’

June 18, 2017 A detainee arrested during last year’s crackdown have died on Thursday following intense torture in custody, according to multiple sources. 35 year Habib Ullah (s/o Sharif Hossain) is one among more than a dozen other people from

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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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