Clash between BGP and villagers in Maungdaw Township

Maungdaw, Arakan State:   A clash was occurred between Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) and villagers of Gudusara village of Maungdaw south, at about 7:30pm on February 9, Abu Taher, a village elder from the locality said.  Continue reading “Clash between BGP and villagers in Maungdaw Township”

BGP pick up Rohingya youth from market in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) picked up a Rohingya youth from Ngakura market of Maungdaw north while he was walking in the market to buy something at around 11:00 am, today, according to the victim’s mother.  Continue reading “BGP pick up Rohingya youth from market in Maungdaw”

BGP collects money from villagers in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) has been collecting money from villagers for construction of their camps since February 1, this year, according to Ahmed Hussein, a community leader from the village.  Continue reading “BGP collects money from villagers in Maungdaw”

Rohingyas are not illegal immigrants in Burma

By Aman Ullah

On February 2, 2015, the Burmese Parliament approved a referendum, which is called 2015 Referendum Law. This law automatically enfranchises hundreds of thousands of white card holders, who live in Burma but successive Burmese regime denied to give them full citizenship rights.
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