Rohingya Crisis

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    UN for addressing root causes of Rohingya crisis

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2018

    The United Nations on Saturday commended the commitment demonstrated by the government of Bangladesh in supporting the Rohingya refugees and highlighted that the root causes...

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    ICC asks for Myanmar observations on jurisdiction

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:27pm on June 21, 2018

    A pre-trial bench of the International Criminal Court on Wednesday asked the Myanmar authorities to submit observations on if the court has territorial jurisdiction of...

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    Hiding from traffickers in 'prison-like' tents, Rohingya girls dream of school

    Reuters | Updated at 11:48am on June 20, 2018

    Trapped inside ‘prison-like’ tents in Bangladesh's refugee camps because of fears they will be trafficked or sexually harassed, teenage Rohingya girls dream of going to...

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    US stands with Bangladesh to support policy of protection: Barnicat

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:31am on June 20, 2018

    Considering the aggravating flood situation and inclement weather, the government on Tuesday postponed a scheduled programme to celebrate the launching of Bangladesh’s maiden satellite Bangabandhu-1....

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    Rohingya repatriation unlikely to begin soon

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:23pm on June 19, 2018

    Protracted Rohingya crisis is unlikely to end soon as beginning their repatriation from Bangladesh is still a faraway thing because of Myanmar’s reluctance to create...

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    Myanmar clears 1,387 in 4 months

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:48am on June 15, 2018

    Myanmar government cleared only 1,387 Rohingyas out of a list of 8,032 handed over by Bangladesh authorities four months ago amid slow pace in preparation...

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    2.15 lakh Rohingyas at risk of landslides, floods

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    Aid workers have warned that 2.15 lakh Rohingyas are at risk of landslides and floods as mudslides and gusts of wind have damaged structures, bridges,...

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    ‘We left our Eid back in Rakhine’

    Mohiuddin Alamgir with Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:30am on June 15, 2018

    Eid-ul-Fitr for the Rohingyas, now stranded in a foreign land, brings little of joy but more of woes of leaving behind a homeland they have...

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    Rohingya refugees land in Myanmar as escape boat breaks up

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:41am on June 14, 2018

    Scores of Rohingya refugees leaving Bangladeshi camps by boat have accidentally returned to the crisis-hit area of Myanmar they originally fled from, after their vessel...

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    Incessant rain adds to woes of Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 14, 2018

    Continued downpour triggered another landslide on Wednesday leaving a Rohingya woman dead and three more members of her family injured in a Cox’s Bazar camp...