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Number of Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar tops 100,000
Times of India

Why is Suu Kyi silent on Rohingyas?

RAKHINE state (formerly Arakan) in Myanmar has a diverse ethnic population. Official figures give the state's population as 40 lakhs (4 million) as of 2010. Rakhine state has a large Muslim minority, known as Rohingyas, of about 523,000, according ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 1 month ago
100,000 Rohingya flee Myanmar violence and discrimination Morning Star Online, 1 month ago

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Press TV

Deafening silence over Rohingya issue

Despite the atrocities being committed against the Muslims of Arakan, better known as Rohingyas, the international community has so far done nothing to protect these people. The world appears to be sitting on the fence, as these people are being ...
 Arab News2 months ago Rohingya Muslims sheltered in India are at the crossroad  Siasat Daily1 month ago Thousands of Muslims Go Missing after Leaving Myanmar  Fars News Agency1 month ago Thousands of Rohingya muslims missing  Press TV1 month ago
Japan Times

Myanmar's Rohingya plan may end up in large refugee exodus

The Rohingyas have lived in Arakan for generations and are part of a small minority in the predominately Buddhist Burma. Many writers claim their ethnic origin to be from Arab traders who settled in Bengal and Arakan 785957AD. They claim that the ...
 New Age Bangladesh2 months ago Fleeing Myanmar, Rohingyas risk lives  Gulf Time UAE1 month ago Exodus grows as Muslim Rohigya flee persecution in Myanmar homeland  Japan Times1 month ago As fears rise in Burma, exodus of Rohingya Muslims grows  San Francisco Chronicle1 month ago

Man missing

Ashim Kumar Sonowal, 52, an employee of the logistics division of ONGC, Assam and Assam Arakan Basin, Cinnamara, has gone missing since yesterday. Sonowal, who is married and has two children, had deposited some money which he had borrowed from relatives, at ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago
World Bulletin

Arakans sentenced to hard labor for refusing Myanmar census

World Bulletin/News Desk Eight Arakan Muslims (Rohingya) from Northern Maungdaw Township in Arakan State were sentenced to two years for refusing to participate in census conducted by Myanmar Border Guard Police, Rohingya Blogger reported. ...
 World Bulletin6 days ago Arakan State celebrates 40 years  DVB1 week ago Poor and Besieged, Burma's Arakanese Join Rohingya Exodus  Irrawaddy4 weeks ago State govt approves Arakanese settlements in Buthidaung, Maungdaw  DVB1 month ago
World Bulletin

Arakan Muslims' two years of despair in Myanmar camps

Scrawny chickens and mangy dogs mingle with raggedly clothed children and exhausted adults on the dusty paths through Da Paing camp near the capital of Myanmar's Rakhine state. Nobody wears shoes. Nearby are a dozen simple longhouses arranged in ...
 World Bulletin1 week ago

Petition: Save the Arakan Forest Turtle

Animals(tags: Arakan forest turtle, extinct animals found alive ) - 18 minutes ago - The Arakan forest turtle is an extremely rare turtle species which lives only in the Arakan hills of western Myanmar. The Arakan Forest ...
 Care22 weeks ago Save the Arakan Forest Turtle - The Petition Site  Care22 months ago
IslamOnline NET

Computer Gets Muslim Jailed in Burma

ARAKAN A twenty-nine year old Muslim young man in Arakan has been arrested and put in jail after Burmese authorities arrested him for being a computer expert. The young Muslim man, Mujeeb-ur-Rehman Sirajul Haq, was arrested and his computer ...
 IslamOnline NET2 weeks ago Computer Gets Muslim Youth Jailed in Burma  IQNA2 weeks ago

And then there was light … Sittwe connects to the grid

Residents in Arakan State capital Sittwe this week began enjoying the benefits of a 24-hour supply of electricity. The western Burmese city population estimated at around 200,000 became connected to the national power grid on 2 December, just ...
 DVB3 weeks ago

ICRC Sets Record $30m Budget For Burma

Rohingya IDPs at a camp in Sittwe, capital of Arakan State, in 2012. (Photo: JPaing / The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Thursday announced a record US$30 million budget for work in Burma over the ...
 Irrawaddy4 weeks ago
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