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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, 6 days 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 News1 month ago Rohingya Muslims sheltered in India are at the crossroad  Siasat Daily1 day ago Thousands of Muslims Go Missing after Leaving Myanmar  Fars News Agency1 week ago Thousands of Rohingya muslims missing  Press TV1 week 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 Bangladesh1 month ago Fleeing Myanmar, Rohingyas risk lives  Gulf Time UAE1 week ago Exodus grows as Muslim Rohigya flee persecution in Myanmar homeland  Japan Times1 week ago As fears rise in Burma, exodus of Rohingya Muslims grows  San Francisco Chronicle1 week 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 Telegraph1 month ago

Poor and Besieged, Burma's Arakanese Join Rohingya Exodus

Hla Tun Oo, 30, a ethnic Arakanese, is pictured in Maw Ya Waddy village near Maungdaw town in northern Arakan State November 10, 2014. (Photo: Reuters) MAUNGDAW — For years, tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslim boat people have fled this ...
 Irrawaddy1 day ago State govt approves Arakanese settlements in Buthidaung, Maungdaw  DVB1 week ago Arakan leader criticises Ban's Rohingya comments  DVB2 weeks ago

Slain Cadets Remembered During Rangoon, Sittwe Services

A donation ceremony held on Wednesday for eight Arakanese youth killed by artillery fire last week. (Photo: Soe Thant Aung / Facebook) RANGOON — Seven days after an attack on ethnic army cadets in Kachin State, activists and social groups ...
 Irrawaddy1 day ago

Top RSO leaders, Pakistani national remanded

The law enforcers have found that an internal feud amongst Global Rohingya Centre (GRC), its sister concern Arakan Rohingya Union (ARU) and Myanmar sectarian outfit Rohingya Solidarity Organisation (RSO) resulted in the arrest of five of their top ...
 Dhaka Tribune3 days ago

Thousands march against UN in Sittwe

Mass protests were held against the United Nations across four Arakanese towns on Sunday. Over five thousand turned out in Sittwe alone, for monk-led demonstrations against Ban Ki Moon's use of the term Rohingya. Related Stories State govt ...
 DVB3 days ago Don't deport Myanmar boatpeople  New Age Bangladesh2 weeks ago UN hits boat people deportation plan  Bangkok Post2 weeks ago U.N. Urges Thailand against Deporting Myanmar Boatpeople  Naharnet2 weeks ago

Army Accused of Trying to Push Scott Out

By Peter Adamu According to information filtering through to Zambia Reports from Arakan Barracks in Lusaka, the defence force in the country has allegedly given Acting President Guy Scott up to Thursday to cede power and concentrate on the ...
 AllAfrica.com4 days ago
Eurasia Review

Rohingya People Need Our Help OpEd

By The Rohingya people of Myanmar (formerly Burma) who mostly live in the western part the Rakhine (formerly Arakan) state, bordering Bangladesh, are undoubtedly the most persecuted people on earth. Denied citizenship in the Buddhist majority ...
 Eurasia Review1 month ago Many Rohingyas missing in boats on way to Malaysia  Gulf Time UAE5 days ago Rohingya plight media fabrication: Thein Sein  Brunei Times6 days ago Myanmar: Plight of Rohingya a media fabrication  Dhaka Tribune6 days ago
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