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UN resolution on Rohingya praised

The Arakan Rohingya National Organization (ARNO) says it welcomes a resolution that the UN General Assembly (UNGA) adopted on Monday which urges Myanmar to grant full citizenship to its Rohingya Muslim minority and provide them with equal access to ... Jakarta Post, 3 weeks ago
Myanmar urged to implement UN resolution on Rohingyas IRIB World Service, 3 weeks ago

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MSF Returns to Arakan Amid Scrutiny

Medicines in a pharmacy which also serves as a makeshift clinic at the Thae Chaung camp for internally displaced people in Sittwe, Arakan State, on April 22, 2014. (Photo: Minzayar / Reuters) RANGOON — The quiet resumption of limited health ...
 Irrawaddy4 days ago MSF Resumes Work in Arakan State After Govt Ban  Irrawaddy5 days ago Political prisoners, Arakan violence hold US attention  DVB1 week ago NLD, AAPP look to support political prisoners in Arakan  DVB2 weeks ago

Government, WFP to build more rice terraces in North Cotabato

More rice terraces will be build in Arakan, North Cotabato to expand the town's unmilled rice output, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) said on Wednesday. The DAR said in a statement that it has partnered with the World Food Programme (WFP) ...
 Business Mirror1 week ago Rice Prices Reverse Recent Slump After Heavy Rains  Irrawaddy2 months ago 2 dead, scores displaced by N. Cotabato flash floods  Manila Bulletin2 days ago 2 die in Cotabato flash floods  Manila Times4 days ago
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Prominent Arakan doctor released in Myanmar

World Bulletin/News Desk Authorities in Myanmar have released a prominent Arakan Muslim doctor (Rohingya) who was arrested after trying to calm rioters during deadly religious violence in 2012. Dr. Tun Aung -- who was releasedMonday -- was ...
 World Bulletin1 week ago Myanmar wants to ban use of the word 'Arakan'  World Bulletin1 week ago 98 Arakan Muslims intercepted in Thai south  World Bulletin2 weeks ago Arakan children face critical trafficking danger in Thailand  World Bulletin2 weeks ago

Kyaukphyu SEZ Winners to be Announced in February

Some development is already underway at Kyaukphyu in Arakan State, the site of a planned special economic zone. (Photo: Ko Soe / The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — Announcement of winning tenders for the development of a special economic zone in ...
 Irrawaddy1 week ago

Arakanese Nationalists Hold Protest Against UN Rights Rep Visit

Yanghee Lee speaks to reporters in Rangoon at the end of her 10-day visit to Burma in July 2014. (Photo: JPaing / The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — Arakanese activists said hundreds of Arakanese Buddhist nationalists were gathering at Sittwe airport ...
 Irrawaddy2 weeks ago In some areas I have not observed progress since my last visit: Yanghee Lee  DVB1 week ago UN envoy visit draws mixed reception  DVB2 weeks ago On UN Women's Day, Burma's Shortcomings Exposed  Irrawaddy2 months ago

US: Anti-Muslim Attackers in Burma Unpunished

Women pass their time in a Rohingya internally displaced person (IDP) camp outside of Sittwe, Arakan State, in 2013. (Photo: Soe Zeya Tun / Reuters) WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's UN ambassador said Monday the humanitarian situation ...
 Irrawaddy2 weeks ago ICRC Sets Record $30m Budget For Burma  Irrawaddy1 month ago UN Calls for Credible Burma Election, Minority Protection  Irrawaddy2 months ago Rohingya issue: UN should come forward  New Age Bangladesh2 months ago

UN's Lee caught in Rohingya identity politics

The United Nations Special Human Rights Rapporteur to Burma Yanghee Lee met with MPs and community leaders in Myebon, Arakan State, on Friday to hear about the challenges for the co-existence of Buddhist and Muslim communities. Regarding ...
 DVB2 weeks ago UN rapporteur to examine human rights in Arakan, Shan states  DVB3 weeks ago UN Special Rapporteur begins tour to Myanmar  Eleven Myanmar2 weeks ago

Taungup Residents Demand Marble Quarry Closure

Locals protesting against the Mt. Naypu marble quarry. (Photo: Arakan Social Network / Facebook) RANGOON — Residents of Taungup in Arakan State's south have demanded an immediate end to marble quarrying at nearby Mt. Naypu, saying that the ...
 Irrawaddy4 weeks ago
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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 month ago
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