Rakhine state

Myanmar Army committed genocide of minorities in Rakhine: Report

The report is based on 81 interviews, 54 of which were conducted on the ground in Rakhine, with people of different ethnicities and religions.

published on : 29th May 2019

'Results' needed from Myanmar over Rohingya return: UN's High Commissioner for Refugees

Filippo Grandi said that the government has beeen slow in implementating the human rights procedure in the country.

published on : 24th May 2019

Bangladesh protests to Myanmar over new arrivals from troubled state

The new arrivals are from Rakhine Buddhist and other tribal groups, a senior foreign ministry official told AFP on condition of anonymity, without giving a figure.

published on : 6th February 2019

Amid international call for prosecution, Myanmar to start returning Rohingya in November; Bangladesh agrees

More than 720,000 of Myanmar's stateless Rohingya fled a brutal military crackdown in August last year.

published on : 30th October 2018

Myanmar's Hindu refugees mark festival in Bangladesh camp

Hindu community leader Jibon Sharma told AFP that the terrifying circumstances of their escape prevented them from celebrating the annual festival last year.

published on : 20th October 2018

India provides relief supplies to Bangladesh for Rohingyas 

In September last year, India under the 'Operation Insaniyat', extended the first phase of humanitarian assistance comprising 981 metric tonnes of relief supplies.

published on : 18th September 2018

Malnutrition soaring among Rohingya children in Bangladesh: UN

Life-threatening levels of malnutrition have risen dramatically among Rohingya refugee children who have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Rohingya started new Rakhine fires: Myanmar army chief office

More than 500,000 Muslim Rohingya have run from communal bloodshed in Myanmar in the last six weeks and numbers are again rising.

published on : 5th October 2017