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Bangladesh Gives Myanmar Rohingya List For Repatriation
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 08:16

Bangladesh’s home minister said on Friday that has he handed over a list of more than 8,000 Rohingya for verification by Naypyidaw under a bilateral...

Myanmar policeman who detained Reuters pair 'did not know arrest procedures'
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 23:30

YANGON (Reuters) - A police officer who said he was part of the team that detained two Reuters reporters in Myanmar in December told a court on Wednes...

Myanmar Military Asks Kachin Rebels to Remove Outposts in Tanaing Region
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:15

Myanmar’s military has asked an ethnic militia to remove outposts, including a battalion headquarters, from the Tanaing township gold and amber mini...

Myanmar Rejects Report Detailing Killing of Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 20:09

Myanmar’s government on Friday shrugged off a report detailing the killing of Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state that prompted calls from the U.S. St...

Myanmar akan tindak tentara, polisi terlibat pembunuhan Rohingya
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 03:54

Tindakan akan diambil terhadap 10 anggota pasukan keamanan Myanmar, yang terlibat dalam pembunuhan sejumlah warga Muslim Rohingya di negara bagian Rak...

Reuters report on Myanmar massacre brings calls for independent probe
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 17:29

(Reuters) - A Reuters investigation into the killing of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar prompted demands from the U.S. State Department for a credible inv...

US Senators Put Forth Bill For Targeted Sanctions on Myanmar Military Leaders
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 13:08

A U.S. Senate committee approved a bill that will make it easier for the Trump administration to impose targeted sanctions and travel restrictions on ...

Rohingya crisis: Reuters journalists held 'for investigating Myanmar killings'
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:11

Myanmar is accused of arresting two Reuters journalists for investigating a mass killing in Rakhine. BBC News - World

Nearly 4,400 Rohingya Killed in Myanmar Since Oct. 2016, Camp Leaders Say
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 19:09

Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh turned over a list of almost 4,400 Rohingya killed in Myanmar’s Rakhine state since October 2016 to a U.N. envoy, wh...

Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi's house attacked
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 15:31

Police have opened an investigation into an attack on the house of Aung San Suu Kyi. The leader has faced wide condemnation for her handling of the Ro...

Ujjal Dosanjh: Canada and the world must confront the butchers of Myanmar
  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 10:27

After thousands of murders and rapes, and the exodus of over 700,000 Rohingya, mainly to Bangladesh, this issue still isn't getting the attention it d...

Bangladesh: Rakhine State Hindu Refugees Are Anxious to Return to Myanmar
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 17:09

Subash Rudra and others who belong to a tiny Hindu minority among the Rohingya refugee community sheltering in southeastern Bangladesh say they are wa...

Myanmar Government Begins Probe of Mrauk U Killings
  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 17:11

A Myanmar government investigation team has begun a probe into killings that occurred in western Myanmar’s volatile Rakhine state when police opened...

'We will not go': Rohingya fear repatriation to Myanmar
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 06:23

Traveling at speed in a ramshackle truck, a group of 44 Rohingya refugees make the last stage of their harrowing 10-day journey into Bangladesh after ...

Bangladesh says return of Rohingya to Myanmar runs into delays
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 04:11

Bangladesh has delayed the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar, set to start on Tuesday, because the process of compiling and verifyin...

Rohingya militants say Myanmar refugee return plan ‘deceitful’
  • Sat, 20 Jan 2018 23:08

Rohingya militants on Saturday hit out at a repatriation plan for refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar set to begin next week, saying it aims to trap t...

Myanmar police kill seven Buddhist protesters in Rakhine
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:55

The victims are from the Buddhist Rakhine ethnic group and had taken part in a nationalist protest. BBC News - Asia

Mandalay, Myanmar - Little Novice Monks by Thomas Tham
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:40

Mandalay, Myanmar - Little Novice Monks by Thomas Tham Shooting many different characters on the second day of visit at Mandalay....

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh and Myanmar agree repatriation timeframe
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:05

Bangladesh and Myanmar have reached an agreement - but the UN has raised concerns. BBC News - World

Japan's foreign minister visits Myanmar Rohingya villages
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:39

Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono visited Myanmar's Rakhine state on Saturday after meeting with the country's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, in ...

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