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Jan 09, 2019
Panic grips Rohingya refugees on Bangladesh border amid heavy fighting between Myanmar troops, Rakhine rebelsRohingya Muslim refugees on no-man's land on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border face even more uncertainty thanks to daily clashes between Myanmar security forces and ethnic Rakhine insurgents.
Oct 17, 2018
Rohingya Crisis: Nine countries request UNSC meeting with world body's fact-finding mission on Myanmar atrocitiesThe UN fact-finding mission released an explosive report last month that called on the council to refer the Myanmar situation to the International Criminal Court in The Hague, or to create an ad hoc international criminal tribunal, as was done with the former Yugoslavia.
Oct 06, 2018
SC allows deportation of Rohingya: Prashant Bhushan's arguments flawed as international laws hold no water in Indian courtsOn grounds of non-interference with the executive policy, the dualistic form of the State as well as the fact that India is non-signatory of the Refugee Convention, the Supreme Court is right in its judgment in allowing the deportation of the Rohingya refugees
Oct 03, 2018
Canada Parliament officially revokes Aung San Suu Kyi's honorary citizenship over Rohingya crisis in MyanmarAung San Suu Kyi is the first person to have her honorary Canadian citizenship revoked.
Oct 02, 2018
India can help in the Rohingya crisis by supporting Bangladesh in humanitarian assistance: Antonio GuterresAsserting that those involved in violence against the Rohingyas should be held accountable, United Nations general secretary Antonio Guterres said India can help.
Sep 28, 2018
At UNGA, Sheikh Hasina calls for early repatriation of Rohingya refugees, says Bangladesh wants 'peaceful' solution to crisisSheikh Hasina has asked for early repatriation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar.
Sep 25, 2018
US releases report documenting systematic violence against Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar's military, including widespread killings, rape"The survey reveals that the recent violence in the northern Rakhine state was extreme, large-scale, widespread and seemingly geared toward both terrorising the population and driving out the Rohingya residents," said the report by the State Department's Bureau of Intelligence and Research
Sep 24, 2018
UN has 'no right to interfere', says Myanmar Army chief as UNSC calls for prosecution for genocide against Rohingya MuslimsThe defiant response is the army chief's first public reaction since a UN fact-finding mission urged the Security Council to refer Myanmar's top military brass to ICC.
Sep 18, 2018
Bangladesh to move 100,000 Rohingya refugees to shelters in Bhashan Char island from next monthThe controversial plan is already behind schedule. Officials previously said they wanted to start moving refugees from overcrowded camps near the border with Myanmar to the island in June before the monsoon began.
Sep 07, 2018
Hague-based International Criminal Court says it has jurisdiction over alleged crimes against Rohingya in MyanmarThe decision at the Hague-based court paves the way for prosecutor Fatou Bensouda to further examine whether there is sufficient evidence to file charges in the case, although she has not done so yet.