Rohingya Crisis

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    UK FM meets Suu Kyi

    Agence France-Presse . Naypyidaw | Updated at 11:58pm on September 20, 2018

    British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt met on Thursday with embattled Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi in the first high-profile state visit to the country...

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    Proposals to be placed in UNGA on action plans over Rohingya crisis: PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 12:31am on September 20, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday told Parliament that Bangladesh would place its proposals on future action plans, including the review of progress over the...

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    4,300 acre hills, forests cut down: UNDP study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on September 19, 2018

    A joint study has found that 4,300 acres of hills and forests have been cut down at Ukhia and Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar to make...

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    Myanmar gives UN teams access to Rakhine

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 06:54pm on September 12, 2018

    The UN began work Wednesday inside Myanmar's violence-torn northern Rakhine state, the first time its agencies have been granted permission to operate there since more...

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    US to play strong role in UNGA over Rohingya repatriation: Bernicat

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:46am on September 12, 2018

    US ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat on Tuesday said the US will play a strong role in the coming United Nations General Assembly for the...

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    Women-specific needs not addressed at Rohingya camps: Oxfam report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    At least 50 per cent of Rohigya women and 75 per cent of adolescent girls who took shelter in camps in Cox’s Bazaar get no...

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    Joint delegation from Australia, New Zealand visits Cox’s Bazar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on September 09, 2018

    A delegation from the New Zealand high commission in New Delhi and the Australian high commission in Dhaka travelled to Cox’s Bazar to look at...

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    BRAC calls for prioritising locals’ needs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 10, 2018

    Top officials of BRAC on Sunday urged all humanitarian agencies working on Rohingya issue to prioritise the needs of the local people. At a briefing...

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    Substantial progress in key areas must to resolve crisis: UN

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:56am on September 09, 2018

    The United Nations has said a substantial progress remains urgently needed in three key areas including addressing the root causes of the Rohingya crisis and...

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    Myanmar 'rejects' ICC decision over Rohingya crisis

    Agence France-Presse . Naypyidaw | Updated at 12:05am on September 08, 2018

    Myanmar on Friday ‘resolutely’ rejected a ruling by the International Criminal Court empowering the tribunal to probe alleged crimes against the Rohingya even though the...