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Rohingya refugee camps filled with story after story of misery and desperation
The camps in Bangladesh are home to orphans, widows, the parents of murdered children, the tortured, the raped — all homeless and hungry, with many sick and most having lost family members. Here they have only the most basic of living quarters, some still sleeping in the open air as heavy rains continue
October 21, 2017
Thousands of Rohingya held at Bangladesh border for third day
An estimated 10,000 to 15,000 refugees have been trapped at the Anjuma Para border crossing area in the Ukhia district of south-east Bangladesh since Sunday night. They are on the Bangladesh side of the Naf river, which runs along the border with Myanmar, but are not being allowed to pass through the crossing to officially enter the country
October 18, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Thousands continue to flee amid reports of continuing violence
New figures released by the International Organisation for Migration on Tuesday showed that 582,000 Rohingya had fled Myanmar since August 25, including as many as 15,000 who had arrived in Bangladesh since Sunday night
October 17, 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi speech: Those looking for Rohingya intervention may now want to give up
In refusing to acknowledge what is happening in Rakhine state and using her position to promote the idea that abuses against the Rohingya are not being perpetrated or will not be punished, the Myanmar leader is belying the claim she made during the televised address that, 'Our government has emerged as a body committed to human rights'
September 19, 2017
The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army say they are fighting for the rights of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims. But do they have other motives?
As the world looks on at horror at what the UN has described as ethnic cleansing of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority, The National looks at the group behind the deadly assaults on security posts on August 25 which sparked the latest violence.
September 13, 2017