Rohingya Crisis

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    Dhaka, Delhi for speedy, sustainable Rohingya repatriation

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 01:23pm on August 20, 2019

    Visiting Indian external affairs minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday said Bangladesh and India agreed on safe, speedy and sustainable return of Rohingyas to their place...

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    Rohingyas asked to express willingness amid tight security

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury in Dhaka and Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:00am on August 20, 2019

    The Bangladesh office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the government have started to ask 3,399 persons of 1,038 Rohingya families to...

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    Norway for voluntary, safe Rohingya return

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    Norway has laid emphasis on working together to make sure that things are improving on Myanmar side and expediting the global efforts to ensure the...

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    Rohingya return should be under int’l watch: experts

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    The international community should monitor the repatriation of Rohingya people of Myanmar from Bangladesh as the two governments and the UNHCR have launched preparations for...

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    Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to start fresh attempt

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:13am on August 16, 2019

    Myanmar and Bangladesh will start a fresh attempt next week to repatriate thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, officials said...

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    Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh seeks Thai role as Asean chair

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:37am on August 02, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Thursday sought support from Thailand to resolve the Rohingya issue mentioning that Bangladesh has a lot of expectations from...

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    Christian leaders meet home minister over Rohingya crisis

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:27am on July 31, 2019

    Senior Christian religious leaders in Bangladesh and Myanmar, and Caritas Internationalis called on Bangladesh home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday and wanted to know what...

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    Japan offers mediation in Rohingya crisis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on July 31, 2019

    Japan offered Bangladesh on Tuesday to mediate for peaceful resolution of the Rohingya crisis with Myanmar. Japanese foreign minister Taro Kono made the offer in...

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    Rohingya crisis may lead to ‘littering’ of the region

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 31, 2019

    Bangladesh is at risk of falling into a vicious cycle unless the Rohingya crisis is resolved by ensuring sustainable repatriation of the people of the...

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    Hasina wants Rohingya crisis resolution through talks

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:47pm on July 30, 2019

    Mentioning that hosting over 1.1 million Rohingyas is a big burden for Bangladesh, prime minister Sheikh Hasina has said it wants to resolve the Rohingya...