Rohingya Crisis

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    Shirin seeks safe, sustainable repatriation of Rohingyas

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on July 09, 2018

    Jatiya Sangsad speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Sunday said Myanmar will have to ensure safe, peaceful and sustainable repatriation of the Rohingyas by following a...

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    China for sending first batch of Rohingya soon: envoy

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on July 09, 2018

    Bangladesh and Myanmar should take practical steps for sending the first batch of Rohingya people for early repatriation to Rakhine State, Chinese ambassador Zhang Zuo...

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    Rohingyas still fleeing violence in Myanmar: UN rights chief

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:05am on July 06, 2018

    Muslim Rohingyas continue to flee Myanmar’s Rakhine state, many testifying about violence, persecution, killings and burning of their homes by soldiers and Buddhists, the United...

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    Myanmar arrests dozens of returning Rohingya: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:36pm on July 04, 2018

    Myanmar has detained dozens of Rohingya refugees who have tried to return home, the UN human rights chief said Wednesday, questioning the sincerity of the...

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    UN steps up engagement

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:05am on July 05, 2018

    The United Nations has started to increase its engagement for facilitating repatriation of forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals from Bangladesh as there is no visible progress...

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    ICRC for political solution to end Rohingya crisis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on July 04, 2018

    International Committee of the Red Cross president Peter Maurer on Tuesday said broader political engagement is required in Myanmar for stabilising the situation in Rakhine...

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    WB calls for global support to Rohingya crisis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on July 04, 2018

    World Bank president Jim Yong Kim on Tuesday said Bangladesh needed more global support to help nearly a million Rohingyas taking shelter in Bangladesh because...

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    Muhith expects WB to provide $500m more for Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 02, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said that he expected the World Bank to run a development programme with aid of up to $500 million...

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    It’s a global responsibility: UNSG

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:10am on July 02, 2018

    United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres on Sunday said in Dhaka that the response to the crisis involving forcibly displaced Rohingya people from Myanmar was...

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    Violence against Rohingyas by Myanmar military horrific: UK

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 08:51pm on June 30, 2018

    Violence committed by the Myanmar military against persecuted Rohingya people was horrific, British state minister for foreign affairs Mark Field said after visiting Rohingya camps...