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Burma brings in repressive law forcing some women to wait three years between pregnancies in a bid to reduce the birth rate among Muslims
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Burma brings in repressive law forcing some women to wait thre...

Rights groups claim the law is the latest persecution of Rohingya Muslims Religious riots have killed 200 and displaced tens of thousands Worst violence seen in Rakhine state, described as ' apartheid -like' Burma's government refuses to ... Capital Bay, 1 month ago

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Nepali Times

Rohingya in Kathmandu

After crossing over into Bangladesh on a boat from Burma, 28-year-old Amir Hussain and his family came to Kathmandu via India in 2012. Hussain and his family are among thousands of Rohingya who fled Burma after anti-Muslim attacks in parts of the ...
 Nepali Times1 month ago

Afghanistan condemns brutal torture and killing of Muslims in Burma

, 4:10 pm The government of Afghanistan strongly condemned sectarian violence against Muslims in Burma where score of people have been tortured and killed. Islamic Republic of Afghanistan strongly denounces the sectarian violence against Muslims ...
 Frontier Post1 month ago Twitterati urge UN to help Burma Muslims  Dunya News1 month ago Rohingya's Muslims and Pakistan's minorities  Kashmir Observer1 month ago

UN calls for release of 'brave' Myanmar writer jailed for insulting Buddhism

The transition to democracy four years ago by Myanmar, once known as Burma, has seen the emergence of a kind of Buddhist nationalism rarely encountered under the military's five decades of strict rule. Myanmar should unconditionally ...
 DNA India1 month ago Jailed Writer is Courageous, Should Be Freed: UN  Irrawaddy1 month ago Jailed Myanmar writer is courageous, should be freed - U.N.  Sharenet1 month ago Myanmar court sends writer to jail for 'insulting' Buddhism  DNA India1 month ago

Calgary protesters gather to highlight persecution of Muslim minority in Burma

A small group of protesters gathered at city hall Friday night to draw attention to what they say is the genocide of a religious minority in Burma. The persecution of the roughly one million people, who make up the Rohingya,a Muslim minority in ...
 CBC1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Aung San of Burma

On the hot and sultry morning of July 19, 1947, armed men in uniform burst into a building in downtown Rangoon and mowed down Aung San and six members of the Burmese interim government. While Thant Myint-U (grandson of U Thant) felt that it was not ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

Buddhists, Traffickers Trigger Tragedy at Sea

I n sharp contrast to attacks by Burma's Buddhists, poor fishermen are pulling the victims to safety Most people think Buddhists are harmless. They practice compassion, eat vegetables and wouldn't harm a fly. And they certainly wouldn't force ...
 Huffington Post UK2 months ago

Why Burma's Rohingya Muslims are among the world's most persecuted people

They're denied citizenship, forced into manual labour on government projects and forbidden to marry without official permission. Burma's Rohingya Muslims are often called one of the world's most persecuted people, and now they are turning to ...
 CBC2 months ago Rohingya among world's most persecuted people month ago

Desperate Rohingyas Risk Death to Flee Burma

Rohingya refugee Rehana Akhtar with her five children, in front of her house at Dargapara village, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. (Pic by: Rudabah Simrah) COXS BAZAR, Bangladesh Mohammad Kalimullah, a 38-year-old Rohingya Muslim refugee in Bangladesh, ...
 OnIslam.net2 months ago U.S. Condemns Burma's Treatment of Rohingya as Migrant Crisis Intensifies  Time2 months ago Burma Says Boat People Crisis Not Caused by Rohingya Strife  Irrawaddy2 months ago Rights Group Warns of Mass Killing as Rohingya Crisis Continues  Irrawaddy2 months ago

Rohingya Say Quake-Ravaged Nepal Is Better Than Life at Home or Death at Sea

for TIME Hassan Hassan, left, with fellow Rohingya refugees on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal In Burma, just being Muslim is like a crime After last Tuesday's magnitude-7.3 earthquake struck Nepal, the fear of aftershocks prompted Hassan ...
 Time2 months ago
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