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    22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to Bangladesh in one week: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:02am on January 10, 2017

    At least 65,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar – a third of them over the past week – since the army launched a...

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    Myanmar commission plays down abuse against Rohingya

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:50am on January 05, 2017

    A commission probing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state on Wednesday denied security forces have carried out a genocidal campaign against the Rohingya, days after a...

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    Myanmar detains police over Rohingya abuse video

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:45pm on January 03, 2017

    Myanmar said Monday it has detained several police officers over a video shot by a fellow policeman that shows them beating Rohingya civilians, a rare...

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    Myanmar faces pressure over Rohingya crisis

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:34am on December 20, 2016

    Malaysia’s top diplomat turned the screws on Aung San Suu Kyi at emergency talks in Myanmar on Monday, warning that an army crackdown on the...

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    Myanmar to write its history without Rohingya

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 10:23pm on December 13, 2016

    Myanmar's religious affairs ministry plans to write a book to prove the Rohingya are not indigenous to the country, as tensions grow over a brutal...

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    Myanmar calls ASEAN talks over ‘Rohingya issue’

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:09am on December 13, 2016

    Myanmar has called an emergency ASEAN meeting to discuss the Rohingya crisis, a diplomat said Monday, as regional tensions deepen over a bloody military crackdown...

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    Activists reject new Rakhine body as Annan visits

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:20am on December 03, 2016

    Child rape cases in Myanmar have surged by 40 per cent this year, state media said Wednesday, highlighting a growing problem for the country still...

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    Rohingyas: stateless, persecuted and fleeing

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:38am on November 24, 2016

    Scores of Rohingya Muslims have been killed in a Myanmar army crackdown since early October, when sword-wielding assailants raided police posts in the remote marshlands...

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    More Rohingya houses razed in Rakhine: HRW

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:36am on November 22, 2016

    More than 1,000 homes have been razed in Rohingya villages in northwest Myanmar during a military lockdown there, according to analysis of satellite images from...

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    Violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state: 30,000 displaced: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:02am on November 19, 2016

    Up to 30,000 people have been displaced by violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, half of them over the course of last weekend when dozens of...

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