Burmese rebel group commander held in Rangamati, Bangladesh

Police and members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested a leader of Myanmar rebel group ‘Arakan Army’ from Islampur area in Rajasthali upazila on October 14, at about 3:00am, according to Wahidullah Sarker, officer-in-charge of Rajasthali Police Station.
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အက်ဥ္းသားကား ရမ္းကားေမာင္းႏွင္ ေနေသာေၾကာင္း ျပည္သူမ်ား ထိတ္လန္႔

ရခုိင္ျပည္နယ္၊ ေမာင္ေတာ ၿမဳိ႕နယ္ရွိ ခရုိင္တရားရုံးသုိ႔  ဘူးသီးေတာင္ အက်ဥ္းေထာင္ မွ အက်ဥ္းသားမ်ားကုိ ေခၚေဆာင္လာေသာ ကားသည္ ေမာင္ေတာျမိဳ႕အတြင္း အရွိန္ျပင္းစြာ ရမ္းကားေမာင္းႏွင္း ေန၍ ျပည္သူမ်ား ထိတ္လန္႕ေနရေၾကာင္း ရပ္ကြက္လူၾကီး ဦးအာမန္ မွ ေျပာဆုိပါသည္။

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Speedy prisoners’ vehicle makes public panic in Maungdaw

The prisoners’ vehicle –transporting prisoners from Buthidaung jail to Maungdaw district justice court – drives speedy inside Maungdaw municipal area which makes public panic for fear of accident, said U Amman, an elder from Maungdaw.

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District admin officer forces to pay 23 million kyat for permission

Maungdaw district admin officer – U Khin Maung Lwin- forced Kyauk Hlai Khar village tract market owner to pay him 23 million kyat for permission to  re-build the market into concrete on October 4, said an officer from the office who denied to be named.

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Army deployed for security in Maungdaw south

Rohingya villagers from Maungdaw south had seen Army personnel in group along the Aley Than Kyaw- Tha Win Chang highway and east side of highway road on October 5, at morning, Hussain, a village headman from Aley Than Kyaw said.
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Toll collect from Rohingya while traveling inside Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan:  Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) collected tolls from Rohingya community from Maungdaw Northside – going to and from Maungdaw municipal areas for marketing or other purposes, starting from October 1, 2015, said Ali Ahmed, one of the passengers who had paid money for travel.  Continue reading “Toll collect from Rohingya while traveling inside Maungdaw”

Breaking news: Maungdaw police suddenly checking Rohingya villages

Maungdaw district police office called all police force  from Maungdaw district – Maungdaw and Buthidaung- today and round up the Block number 2 ( Fayazi village) in the morning , said Amin, an elder  from the said village.
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Ferryboat workers stop to run border trade trip between Bangladesh and Burma

Ferryboat workers from Teknaf under border trade agreement between Bangladesh and Burma had stop its trip to Maungdaw on October 1 for harassed and severely beaten up by Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) without giving any reason, Abdul Karim from Teknaf Land port ferryboat owners association said.
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Block admin officer forces villagers to pay toll on animal of “Festival of the Sacrifice”

Yousuf-the admin officer of block number 2, Maungdaw forced the villagers who processed animal of “Festival of the Sacrifice” – Muslim Religious festival (Eid al –Adha)- to pay 3000 kyat per animal as toll for Township admin office on September 25, said Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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