Rohingya Crisis

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    Myanmar detains 100 Rohingyas going to Malaysia

    Agence France-Presse . Kyauktan | Updated at 06:05pm on November 16, 2018

    A boatload of more than 100 Rohingya Muslims who fled a camp in Myanmar were found off the country’s south coast Friday after spending 15...

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    Rohingya crisis besieges Suu Kyi at Singapore summit

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 01:09am on November 16, 2018

    Diplomatic niceties have been in short supply for Aung San Suu Kyi at a summit in Singapore, where the one-time rights champion has been publicly...

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    Rohingya repatriation should be voluntary, dignified: US

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:42am on November 12, 2018

    United States deputy assistant secretary for the bureau of population, refugees and migration in Africa and Asia Richard Albright on Sunday said the repatriation of...

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    Singapore for speedy repatriation of Rohingyas

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:29am on November 05, 2018

    Visiting Singaporean foreign minister Vivian Balakrishnan on Sunday put emphasis on speedy repatriation of the Rohingya people from Bangladesh as he paid a courtesy call...

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    2nd list of 22,432 Rohingyas given to Myanmar

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on November 04, 2018

    Bangladesh has handed over another list of 22,432 forcibly displaced Rohingyas to Myanmar for scrutiny for their return to Rakhine State.Disclosing this, foreign secretary M...

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    Asian MPs urge halt to plan

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:15am on November 03, 2018

    Myanmar is not safe enough for the return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya in camps in Bangladesh, said Asian parliamentarians on Friday, urging both...

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    Six dead in fire at Rohingya camp in Myanmar

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    Six Rohingya were killed early Friday after a blaze tore through an overcrowded camp for the persecuted minority in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, the local fire...

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    World community must walk Rohingya response talk

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    THE concern that the Inter Sector Coordination Group expressed about the Rohingya response running the risk of being severely underfunded is gravely worrying....

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    Myanmar not willing to probe Rohingya abuse

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018

    Myanmar is ‘unable and unwilling’ to investigate its abuses against Rohingya Muslims, a UN rights envoy has said, bolstering calls for the country’s generals to...

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    Fund crunch puts Rohingyas in Bangladesh camps at risk

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018

    UN officials in Cox’s Bazar on Tuesday expressed concerns over sluggish international financial response on meeting urgent needs of the Rohingya people staying in makeshift...