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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 15, 2018
Doctors Without Borders fired 19 employees in 2017 for harassment as foreign aid industry scandal deepensA scandal over sexual abuse in the foreign aid industry spread, as Doctors Without Borders revealed it had fired 19 staff members in 2017 for harassment or abuse.
Feb 03, 2018
Myanmar denies reports of mass Rohingya graves in Rakhine state, says 'terrorists' buried in the areaMyanmar on Saturday denied that there were five mass graves of Rohingya Muslims in a village in crisis-hit Rakhine state
Dec 19, 2017
Rohingya refugee crisis: Myanmar's army says it is investigating mass grave found in northern RakhineMyanmar's army says it is investigating a mass grave found in a village in northern Rakhine state, a region where the UN has accused troops of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims
Dec 14, 2017
6,700 Rohingya, including 730 children, killed in Myanmar's Rakhine state in one month, reveals MSF reportGlobal humanitarian NGO Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said that at least 6,700 Rohingya were killed after violence broke out in Myanmar's Rakhine State
Dec 13, 2017
Rohingya women face 'sweeping and methodical' assault by Myanmar forces; Why India can't afford to turn a blind eyeThe hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have been fleeing from the country of Myanmar because of atrocities and discrimination have been in the media spotlight since late August. The UN has called it “the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis,” and, “the most persecuted minority on earth.”
Nov 02, 2017
WHO Summit reveals nine out of 194 countries keeping pledge to eradicate hepatitis by 2030Only nine of 194 countries which pledged last year to eradicate hepatitis by 2030 are working towards that goal,
Sep 30, 2017
Air strike against jihadists kills 28 civilians in northwestern Syria, says UK-based watchdogAt least 28 civilians were killed in air strikes on northwestern Syria where a safe zone has been overshadowed by a bombing campaign against jihadists
Sep 23, 2017
Rohingya crisis: UN will need $200 million to deal with influx of refugees to BangladeshThe United Nations will need $200 million over the next six months to face the "catastrophic" influx of more than 4,20,000 Rohingya refugees to Bangladesh, a top United Nations official said on Friday.
Sep 18, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Doctor Without Borders urges Myanmar to grant global aid agencies access to Rakhine stateThe Doctors Without Borders appeal comes amid an ongoing military offensive in Rakhine in Myanmar that was launched on 25 August