Mangdaw, Arakan State: The Muslims minority was denied the right to identify themselves as” Rohinggyas” in so-called population data collection in northern Arakan, which was conducted since March 30 to April 10 and then from August to till now, said Rahim( not real name) from the locality. Continue reading “Muslims minority denied the right to identify as Rohingya”
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Security guards-Burma border guard police- are harassing Rohingya travelers who cross the bridge for so-called population data collection program which was denied by Rohingya community of Maungdaw district, said Mohamed Anwer, an elder from Shwezarr village.
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Dhaka, Bangladesh: A meeting –foreign secretary level- will be held on August 31st, to get momentum and enthusiasm into relations between the two neighbors – Burma / Myanmar and Bangladesh, according to Former Bangladesh Ambassador to the UN, Geneva, Barrister Harun ur Rashid’s opinion “Bangladesh-Myanmar FS level meeting” in the Daily Star newspaper.
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Maungdaw, Arakan State: Today, Yousuf – the number two block administration officer – is collecting money from villagers for entering their new born babies in their family list after participating so-called population data collection program, said Ashique, an elder from the village.
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Maungdaw, Arakan State: Security force – Burma border guard police, army and police – had killed one and more injured today for rejecting the so-called population data collection program in Lound Don village under Maungdaw north, said Ahmed Hussion, an elder from the village.
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Chittagong, Bangladesh: Dhaka will highlight on addressing issues related to repatriation of Rohingya refugees, along with undocumented Burmese nationals, peaceful border management and yaba tablets during the secretary-level foreign office consultation (FOC) between Bangladesh and Burma, to be held at the foreign ministry on August 31st, according to foreign ministry officials. Continue reading “Dhaka to focus on Rohingya, border and yaba issues in FOC”
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Authority from Maungdaw district had imposed restriction on Rohingyas’ social and livelihood after denying to participate the so-called population data collection program, said Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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Maungdaw, Arakan sate: Police and army accompanied by immigration forcibly collected so-called population data in Maungdaw Township including south and north, said Hakim from the locality. Continue reading “Forcibly collected population data in Maungdaw Township”
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Traffic police officer-Aung Khin Than- extorted 200,000 kyat and one million kyats from Rohingya vehicles’ owners on August 24, said Hamidul Rahaman, an elder from Maungdaw.
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Maungdaw, Arakan State: Amy of Marawaddy (Sommonia Rakhine village) destroyed betel farms of Rohingya on August 24, at Maungdaw south in Arakan state, said one of the betel farmers preferring not to be named. Continue reading “Army destroy betel farms of Rohingya in Maungdaw”