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At least 10,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar: UN

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

At least 10,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar: UN

At least 10,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh in recent weeks, fleeing violence in neighbouring Myanmar, the United Nations said on Wednesday. #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #UN #Myanmar #Human Rights Watch #Rohingya Muslims #Rohingya refugees
Aung San Suu Kyi vows 'national reconciliation' amid Rohingya crisis

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Aung San Suu Kyi vows 'national reconciliation' amid Rohingya crisis

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi vowed on Wednesday to work for "peace and national reconciliation" amid mounting international condemnation of a bloody army crackdown on her country's Muslim Rohingya minority. #China #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Singapore visit #Rohingya minority #Rohingya crisis
Myanmar's persecuted Rohingya refugees turned back by Bangladesh

Updated : Nov 28, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Myanmar's persecuted Rohingya refugees turned back by Bangladesh

Thousands of desperate Rohingya from Myanmar's western Rakhine state have flooded over the border into Bangladesh in the last week, bringing with them horrifying claims of gang rape, torture and murder at the hands of Myanmar's security forces. #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Rohingya Muslims #Rakhine state #Rohingya refugees
Indonesians protest at Myanmar embassy over persecution of Rohingya Muslims

Updated : Nov 24, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

Indonesians protest at Myanmar embassy over persecution of Rohingya Muslims

Hundreds of Indonesians, angered over the persecution of Muslim Rohingya in Myanmar, have protested outside the Myanmar Embassy in the Indonesian capital. #NewsTracker #Indonesia #Jakarta #Myanmar #Human Rights Watch #Rohingya Muslims #Rohingya #Rakhine state
Landmine casualties increase by 75%; India third largest stockpiler after Russia, Pakistan: Report

Updated : Nov 23, 2016

By : Shreerupa Mitra-Jha

Category : India

Landmine casualties increase by 75%; India third largest stockpiler after Russia, Pakistan: Report

Casualties due to the use of landmines increased by 75 percent in 2015, despite its use and stocking being prohibited by a 1997 international treaty #India #China #Syria #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Russia #Yemen #Myanmar #North Korea #Ammunition #weapons #Landmine #Landmine Monitor 2016 #anti-personnel mines #Ottawa Treaty 1997 #1997 Mine Ban Treaty
Myanmar citizens take shelter in China, Bangladesh as Rakhine rebels clash with security forces

Updated : Nov 22, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

Myanmar citizens take shelter in China, Bangladesh as Rakhine rebels clash with security forces

More Myanmar citizens continue to flee into border nations of China and Bangladesh after fighting between ethnic armed groups and government security forces in the north of Myanmar continues #China #United Nations #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Rohingya Muslims #Rakhine #Rohingya refugees
Myanmar:1,000 houses razed and 30,000 people displaced in anti-Rohingya violence

Updated : Nov 21, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Myanmar:1,000 houses razed and 30,000 people displaced in anti-Rohingya violence

Witnesses and activists have reported troops killing Rohingya, but the government has refused to allow in international observers to investigate. #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Human Rights Watch #Rohingyas #Rohingya #Rakhine #HRW Asia Director #Brad Adams #Displacement camps
Almost 70 killed in month of Rakhine violence: Myanmar army

Updated : Nov 15, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Almost 70 killed in month of Rakhine violence: Myanmar army

Myanmar's security forces have killed almost 70 people since taking control of northern Rakhine state last month, the army said, adding that media reports of widespread destruction in the area were "false news". #Bangladesh #UN #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Yangon #Rohingya #Rakhine #Myanmar army #Muslim Minority #Maungtaw area
Myanmar: Suu Kyi says 'delicate' conflict in Rakhine handled by rule of law

Updated : Nov 03, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

Myanmar: Suu Kyi says 'delicate' conflict in Rakhine handled by rule of law

Aung San Suu Kyi says the Myanmar government is responding to conflict in the troubled north of Rakhine state, which has suffered its worst violence since 2012, based on rule of law #Myanmar #Suu Kyi #Aung San #Rohingya Muslims #Rakhine #Kyoto #Rakhine conflict
UN envoys urge Myanmar to probe Rohingya Muslim killings, arrests in Rakhine state

Updated : Oct 25, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

UN envoys urge Myanmar to probe Rohingya Muslim killings, arrests in Rakhine state

Aid agencies say up to 15,000 people, believed to be mostly Rohingya Muslims, have been displaced since armed men launched coordinated attacks on three posts along the northwestern border with Bangladesh on 9 October. #NewsTracker #UN #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Rohingya Muslims #Rohingya #Rakhine state #UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs