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Myanmar to deport migrants
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Myanmar to deport migrants

YANGON - A group of migrants recently rescued by Myanmar will be deported to Bangladesh, officials confirmed Saturday, as the United Nations chief called on regional nations to prioritise saving the lives of those still stranded at sea. Southeast ... The Nation Pakistan, 15 hours ago
Myanmar to deport Bangladeshis Himalayan times, 25 minutes ago

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Myanmar-politics-minority Contributed by NAMPA / AFP. Myanmar population law raises fears for Rohingya minority Yangon, May 24, 2015 (AFP) - Myanmar has enacted a population law that rights groups said Sunday targets persecuted Rohingya ...
 Namibia Press Agency19 hours ago Myanmar population law raises fears for Rohingya minority  Asiaone17 hours ago New law raises fears for Rohingya people  Manila Standard Today14 hours ago Myanmar enacts population law minutes ago

Myanmar vows to work with Bangladesh, other countries to address "boat people" issue

YANGON, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar has pledged to cooperate with Bangladesh and other countries to address the issue of "boat people" at sea, hoping that the issue will be resolved amicably with Bangladesh as the latter is a friendly neighbor of ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 day ago Myanmar vows to work with countries to address boat people issue  My Sinchew22 hours ago XINHUA - Myanmar vows to work with Bangladesh, other countries to address "boat people" issue  Namibia Press Agency1 day ago Human trafficking behind boat people crisis: president's spokesman  Myanmar President Office5 days ago

Myanmar president signs off on contested population law

Yangon: Myanmar's president has signed off on a law requiring some mothers to space their children three years apart despite objections by a visiting senior US diplomat and rights activists, who worry it could be used not only to repress women, but ...
 ZeeNews.com1 day ago Myanmar approves population law  News241 day ago Elsewhere in the world: Controversial population bill enacted in myanmar  Pune Mirror14 hours ago Myanmar president signs population control law despite objections  CTV News1 day ago

Suu Kyi condemns Rohingya two-child limit

Yangon - Myanmar opposition leader and pro-democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi condemned on Monday a policy by a district government to limit Muslim Rohingya families to two children in an effort to curb their population growth. The two-child ...
 News241 day ago 200 Bangladeshis in boat found  The Nation Pakistan2 days ago More Than 200 Bangladeshi Migrants Found In Single Boat, Myanmar Says  Huffington Post2 days ago THE WORLD OVER  Himalayan times1 day ago

Myanmar ethnic leaders to seek final approval of preliminarily signed ceasefire pact

YANGON, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar ethnic leaders are to begin an ethnic conference in Lawkheelah in southeastern Kayin state in early June to seek final approval of a draft nationwide ceasefire accord (NCA) preliminarily signed between peace ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 day ago XINHUA - Myanmar ethnic leaders to seek final approval of preliminarily signed ceasefire pact  Namibia Press Agency1 day ago

Myanmar state handed over more than …

Yangon, May 22 (IANS) Myanmar's navy on Friday handed over to the country's western Rakhine State government 208 Bangladeshi nationals who were found drifting at sea on a migrant boat. The migrant boat carrying 219 people, including 208 ...
 Yahoo! India2 days ago

Myanmar says ready to help boat migrants

Yangon---Myanmar said Wednesday it was "ready to provide humanitarian assistance" to boatpeople, in its most conciliatory comments yet as several Southeast Asian neighbours meet to discuss the migrant crisis gripping the region. A foreign ministry ...
 Qatar Peninsula4 days ago 'Ready to provide help to boat migrants': Myanmar  Press Trust of India4 days ago Myanmar 'ready to provide humanitarian help' to boatpeople  Interaksyon5 days ago 'Ready to provide humanitarian help to boat migrants':Myanmar  News Today4 days ago
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Malaysia, Myanmar begin searching for migrants at sea

YANGON Malaysian Navy ships have begun searching the seas for stranded boat people in the first official rescue operation since desperate migrants started washing onto Southeast Asia's shores. Meanwhile, Myanmar on Friday carried out its first ...
 Japan Times2 days ago Malaysia orders search-and-rescue for migrants  News243 days ago Top Asian News at 12:00 a.m. GMT  Free-i-News3 days ago Malaysia orders sea search-and-rescue for migrants  Stars and Stripes3 days ago

Origins of Rohingya: Why the conflict persists

YANGON: Many of the thousands of migrants abandoned at sea in Southeast Asia this month are Rohingya Muslims who fled their home country of Myanmar. Here are facts about the history and persecution of the ethnic and religious minority: Who are the ...
 Economic Times2 days ago Qamp;amp;amp;A on origins of Rohingya conflict  Daily Sabah1 day ago At sea  Indian Express6 days ago
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