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Nov 12, 2018
Rohingya refugees repatriation to start on 15 November; Myanmar agrees to return of 5,000 refugees in first phaseMyanmar has received a list of Rohingya families who are supposed to return to the country, however, many Rohingyas of Ukhiya and Teknaf camps of Cox's Bazar are not yet ready to return due to safety concerns. The concerned authority asserted that the repartition process would start soon if everything goes well, reported Dhaka Tribune. As many as 22,000 names were put on the list and after scrutiny, Naypyidaw has agreed to the return of 5,000 Rohingyas in the first phase.
Sep 28, 2018
NSCN-K split may pave way for Naga peace talks: Militant group says it is 'willing to return to negotiations'India has been trying to get the NSCN-K to the negotiating table like the NSCN (Isak-Muivah) faction as it is felt that peace won’t hold unless all the rebel groups agree to it.
Jul 29, 2018
Confrontation between Myanmar Army, NSCN-K in Sagaing ends with no casualties after rebels make 'tactical withdrawal'The central headquarters of the Khaplang faction of National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-K) in Myanmar’s Sagaing division remains intact despite a confrontation with the Myanmar Army in which no casualties were reported
Jul 21, 2018
Kobsak Chutikul, secretary of Myanmar's advisory panel on Rohingya crisis, resigns citing board's poor organisationChutikul said his position became untenable ahead of a second full meeting of the panel with officials in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw this week.
Jul 11, 2018
Civil armed conflicts, ethnic groups in Myanmar's Kachin State responsible for stalled peace talks and 'drowning the country', says armyMyanmar's Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing said that he would urge to wipe out the civil armed conflicts that hinder the development of the country.
Feb 11, 2018
Rohingya crisis: UK foreign minister Boris Johnson meets Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi, discusses repatriation of refugeesBritain's foreign minister Boris Johnson met with Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar's capital on Sunday to press for action on the Rohingya crisis
Feb 01, 2018
Petrol bomb hurled at Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's lakeside villa in YangonA petrol bomb was thrown at the lakeside Yangon compound of Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday while she was away from her home
Jan 18, 2018
Myanmar urges Bangladesh to arrest, extradite 1,300 Rohingyas suspected of taking part in rebel assaultMyanmar said on Thursday that it has asked Bangladesh to arrest and extradite more than 1,300 Rohingyas suspected of taking part in a rebel assault against government checkpoints in Rakhine state in August last year.
Jan 17, 2018
India reiterates commitment to support Bangladesh's efforts to repatriate RohingyaIndia today "reiterated" its commitment to support Bangladesh's efforts to repatriate the Rohingya refugees who have taken shelter in the country fleeing persecution in Myanmar.
Nov 28, 2017
Pope Francis meets Aung San Suu Kyi amid Rohingya crisis following courtesy call by Myanmar Army chiefPope Francis held talks with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday, a pivotal moment in a visit.