Rakhine burned down a Rohingya village – Anauk Pin – in Rathidaung Township today morning at about 8:30 am, where 60 houses were burned down into ash, died 8 Rakhines and 8 Rohingyas. More villagers were wounded. Another Rohingya village –Muzardiya- was also burned down today where 2 Rohingyas. Similarly Rohingya village –Tharapin- was also completely burned down and most of Rohingya villagers were slaughtered. These villagers are stranded between Rakhines villages and Mayu River. Continue reading “Breaking News on June 19, 2012”
Chittagong, Bangladesh: Rohingya Associations worldwide – 9 Rohingyas organizations and individuals from European – demonstrated peacefully in front of European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium on June 18 at about 2:00pm, according to Ibrahim, Burmese Rohingya Association in Deutschland (BRAD).
For more than a decade, as a concerned human rights activist, I have worked towards release of political prisoners like you and democratization of Burma (Myanmar). It was good to see that the new regime had the wisdom to eventually release you with so many others that were put behind the bars for no fault of theirs except that they demanded what is morally right and good for Burma. I am also glad that you along with 43 others of the NLD were able to participate in the April by-election and win. It was a great win for the people. A hearty congratulations to you and your party. Continue reading “An Open Letter to Daw Suu Kyi of Burma (2)”