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Nov 18, 2017
Over 100 Rohingya refugees killed in two months while fleeing Myanmar, says UNHCR reportMore than 100 Rohingya refugees have drowned in shipwrecks and boat capsizes as they fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh
Nov 15, 2017
Arson, rape, brutal murders: What the Rohingya saw before they fled MyanmarFirstpost got in touch with a production crew in Bangladesh to spend time with the Rohingya Refugees in Cox’s Bazaar district, and find out stories of the carnage they witnessed in their homeland, and the journeys they undertook to reach safety.
Nov 14, 2017
Myanmar Rohingya exodus leaves ghostland behindTorched villages and unharvested paddy fields stretch to the horizon in Myanmar's violence-gutted Rakhine state, where a dwindling number of Muslim Rohingya remain trapped in limbo after an army crackdown coursed through the region.
Nov 14, 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi meets Antonio Guterres, Rex Tillerson in Manila to discuss Rohingya refugee crisisSuu Kyi faced rising global pressure on Tuesday to solve the crisis for her nation's displaced Rohingya Muslim minority, meeting the UN chief and top US diplomat in Manila
Nov 13, 2017
Desperate Rohingya boys are fleeing Myanmar by sea, reaching Bangladesh on oil drumsNabi Hussain owes his life to a yellow plastic oil drum. The 13-year-old Rohingya boy couldn't swim, and had never even seen the sea before fleeing his village in Myanmar. But he clung to the empty drum and struggled across the water with it for about 4 kilometres, all the way to Bangladesh.
Nov 10, 2017
Safe in a camp, Rohingya children face death by malnutritionMore than half of the huge influx into the refugee camps are children, separated from parents, or whose fathers and mothers were killed.
Nov 07, 2017
Childhoods lost as Rohingya kids fill their parents shoesAn estimated 1,400 children are sole providers for their families in crowded refugee camps along the Bangladesh border, where more than 600,000 Rohingya Muslims have sought sanctuary from violence in Myanmar since August.
Nov 03, 2017
Myanmar's Suu Kyi makes first visit to crisis-hit northern RakhineMyanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi visited conflict-battered northern Rakhine State for the first time Thursday, reportedly meeting Rohingya Muslims who have faced an army crackdown that has seen hundreds of thousands of the minority flee.
Nov 01, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh's initiative is commendable, but refugees need to be repatriated soon, says expertWith nearly seven hundred thousand Rohingya Muslims living in refugee camps across Bangladesh, the country has been at the centre of world’s attention for quite a while now.
Oct 31, 2017
Clowns bring laughter to traumatised Rohingya childrenThe Rohingya boys and girls shrieked with delight as the clowns juggled hoops and somersaulted, their red-nosed antics provoking a sound rarely heard in the world's largest refugee camp -- children's laughter.