Rohingya camps

Bangladesh starts fencing Rohingya camps

Bangladesh announced the plan to install barbed wire fences around the Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar as the authorities were aiming to prevent Rohingyas spread across the country.

published on : 25th November 2019

Bangladesh slams Myanmar of misleading international community on Rohyingas

Dhaka also refuted Myanmar's portrayal of Rohingyas as 'illegal migrants from Bangladesh from the colonial era.'

published on : 30th October 2019

Bangladesh denies ARSA militants' presence at Rohingya camps

ARSA militants were behind an attack on government posts in Myanmar's Rakhine region on August 25, 2017, which led to a brutal military crackdown forcing 7,40,000 Rohingyas to flee to Bangladesh.

published on : 30th October 2019

Rohingya refugees to relocate to flood-prone island in November

Dhaka has long wanted to move 100,000 refugees to the islet, saying it would take the pressure off the overcrowded border camps where almost a million Rohingya are currently residing.

published on : 21st October 2019

Bangladesh cuts mobile internet access in Rohingya camps 

Bangladeshi government has instructed operators to shut down 3G, 4G and LTE networks in the Rohingya camp areas in Teknaf and Ukhi.

published on : 10th September 2019

Bangladesh halts new SIM card sale in Rohingya camps 

Bangladesh's telecommunications regulator on September 3 ordered phone companies to cut off mobile access in the three dozen refugee camps, citing security grounds.

published on : 9th September 2019

Myanmar delegation holds repatriation talks with Rohingya in Bangladesh

Some 740,000 Rohingya fled a 2017 crackdown by Myanmar's military and are living in squalid conditions in camps in Bangladesh's southeastern border district of Cox's Bazar.

published on : 28th July 2019