Rohingya Crisis

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    Rakhine not ready to take back Rohingyas: IOM DG

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 11:29pm on July 15, 2018

    International Organisation for Migration director general William Lacy Swing on Sunday said that the Myanmar authorities were not ready for taking back forcibly displaced Rohingyas...

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    Myanmar in dialogue, not in action on Rohingya issues: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:56pm on July 15, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Haisna on Sunday said her government is in dialogue with Myanmar over the Rohingya issues, but the Myanmar government still remains in...

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    1.3m people in need in Cox’s Bazar: IOM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:16am on July 14, 2018

    The number of people in need in Cox’s Bazar district is now 1.3 million with 706,364 new Rohingya arrivals since August 25 last year, according...

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    UN readies to send experts to Rakhine after Rohingya return deal

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on July 14, 2018

    The United Nations is preparing to send teams of experts into Myanmar’s Rakhine state to begin work aimed at eventually repatriating Rohingya Muslims who fled...

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    Malaysian defence minister due Thursday

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:27am on July 12, 2018

    Malaysian defence minister Mohamad Sabu arrives here on Thursday on an official visit with a special focus on Rohingya issue....

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    No unregistered Rohingya in Bangladesh now, minister tells JS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:44pm on July 11, 2018

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Wednesday told Jatiya Sangsad that there is no 'unregistered' Rohingya in Bangladesh. Some 11,18,576 forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals (Rohingyas) who...

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    UNHCR to give life jackets to fishermen in Cox’s Bazar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:11am on July 10, 2018

    The UNHCR will distribute 1000 life jackets to host community fishermen at risk and improve fishing boat landing point at Samlapur-Teknaf on Tuesday....

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    Canada for systematic evidence gathering to have justice for Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on July 10, 2018

    Canadian prime minister’s special envoy to Myanmar Bob Rae on Monday laid emphasis on gathering information of atrocities against Rohingyas in a very systemic way...

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    Reuters reporters to face Myanmar trial for ‘breaking’ secrecy law

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:34am on July 10, 2018

    Two Reuters reporters accused of breaking Myanmar’s draconian secrecy law during their reporting of a Rohingya massacre must face trial, a judge said Monday, in...

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    ADB gives $ 100m aid for Rohingya

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59am on July 09, 2018

    The Asian Development Bank has released US $ 100 million as humanitarian aid for Rohingyas taking shelter in Cox’s Bazar because of ‘ethnic cleansing’ by Myanmar...