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Apr 08, 2018
UN official says conditions in Myanmar not conducive for repatriation of Rohingya refugeesMyanmar is not ready for the repatriation of Rohingya refugees, said the most senior United Nations official to visit the country this year.
Apr 03, 2018
UNSC plans visits to Myanmar, Bangladesh and Iraq in April to assess Rohingya crisisThe UN Security Council will undertake visits to Myanmar and Bangladesh this month to assess the Rohingya crisis situation on the ground, President of the Council Ambassador Gustavo Meza-Cuadra said.
Mar 30, 2018
UN chief Antonio Guterres says Rohingya refugees in flood-prone areas in Bangladesh need to be relocated ahead of rainsAbout 1.5 lakh Rohingya refugees, who fled violence in Myanmar to settle in crowded camps in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar, are living in flood-prone areas and must be relocated ahead of the coming rainy season, said the UN
Mar 27, 2018
Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh not expecting much help from foreign donors for refugee island, says Foreign Minister Shahriar AlamBangladesh is not expecting much help from foreign donors as it forges ahead with plans to relocate 100,000 Rohingya refugees to an uninhabited island
Mar 06, 2018
Myanmar continues 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya with campaign of terror, forced starvation: UNMyanmar is continuing its "ethnic cleansing" of the Rohingya with a "campaign of terror and forced starvation" in Rakhine state, a UN human rights envoy said.
Feb 12, 2018
Bangladesh signs deal to involve United Nations in repatriation of Rohingya refugees to MyanmarBangladesh has signed a deal to involve the United Nations in the controversial process of returning Rohingya refugees to Myanmar, a minister said Monday.
Feb 11, 2018
Boris Johnson meets Aung San Suu Kyi, presses her on need for independent probe into violence in RakhineBritain's foreign minister Boris Johnson stopped off in Myanmar on Sunday to press Aung San Suu Kyi on the need for an independent probe into violence in Rakhine state.
Jan 22, 2018
Bangladesh delays repatriation of Rohingya Muslims, says 'a lot of preparation' still neededThe repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled violence in Myanmar will not begin as planned, Bangladesh said Monday, with authorities admitting "a lot of preparation" was still needed.
Jan 19, 2018
Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh protest repatriation move; demand citizenship, security guarantee before returnHundreds of Rohingya refugees staged protests in Bangladesh against plans to send them back to Myanmar, where a military crackdown last year sparked a mass exodus.
Jan 06, 2018
UN says 90% Rohingya refugee arrivals in Bangladesh are under-nourished despite receiving food assistanceA new UN study has revealed that over 90 percent of the recent Rohingya refugee arrivals in Bangladesh are under-nourished despite receiving emergency food assistance.