Teknaf, Bangladesh: Banned drugs like— Phensidyl, Yaba and heroin— are entering the country almost every day from the neighboring country – Burma – ahead of Festival, according to a businessman from Teknaf preferring not to be named for security reason.
ေမာင္ေတာျမိဳ႕ရွိ ျမိဳ႕မေစ်းတြင္ လြန္ခဲ့ေသာ အပတ္ မွ စ၍ ေရငံငါးမ်ား ေရာင္းခ်ျခင္း မရွိသည့္ အတြက္ ျပည္သူမ်ား ငါးရွားပါးမႈ ႏွင့္ ရင္ဆုိင္ေနေၾကာင္း ေမာင္ေတာျမိဳ႕မွ လူၾကီး ဦးေဇာ္ေကာ္ရီယာ မွ ေျပာျပသည္။
Continue reading “ေမာင္ေတာတြင္ ေရငံငါး ရွားပါးမႈ ၾကံဳေတြ႕ေနရ”
Maungfaw, Arakan state: Villagers were severely tortured by Hluntin from Maungdaw north on July 22, as the villagers refused to participate in population data collection, said Salay from the village.
Maungdaw, Arakan State: A clash between police and villagers was occurred yesterday at Maungdaw north as police forcibly took away beef from the villagers, Dilu, a villager said from the locality.
Continue reading “Clashes between police and villagers in Maungdaw”
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw people are facing shortage of fresh fish in the market since last week, said Zakariya, an elder from Maungdaw. Continue reading “Fresh fish shortage in Maungdaw”
Maungdaw, Arakan State: The number two block administration officer – U Yousuf – is harassing the villagers for sentry money which he runs four sentry posts with hiring people monthly basis, said Halim, Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
Continue reading “Block admin officer harassing villagers for sentry money”
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Robbers robbed Taka 280,000 from a refugee in Nayapara registered refugee camp on July 23, night, said a refugee leader named Anu Meah. Continue reading “Robbed Taka 280,000 from a refugee in Nayapara camp”
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Ten Rohingyas were arrested and pushed back to Burma by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on July 22, Kamal, a local from Teknaf town said. Continue reading “Ten Rohingya pushed back to Burma”
By Fayas Ahmed
The recent anti-Muslim violence in Mandalay that claimed two dead and many injured, in addition to colossal damages to the Muslim properties, has caused growing fear and consternation amongst the country’s Muslim communities. Round the clock senses of utter insecurity and abject haplessness on the part of the Muslims are prevalent in this holy month of Ramadan. Of the two dead one was a Buddhist named U Tun Tun and the other a Muslim namely U Soe Min alias Mohamed Noor. Both of them were killed by Buddhists. U Soe Min was attacked and killed in the early morning while he was going to mosque for morning payer, according to a local Muslim named U Hla Myint (not real name) on condition of anonymity. Continue reading “What is happening against Muslims in Burma?”
Teknaf, Bangladesh: A robbery was committed at Leda unofficial camp by local robbers on June 20, at around 1:00 am against five family members, said a refugee from the camp preferring not to be named. Continue reading “Robbery committed in Leda unofficial refugee camp”