Five Rohingya men arrested for publishing “Rohingya Calendar”

Rangoon, Burma: Five Rohingya people were arrested by the Burmese security force in Rangoon on November 23, for publishing a “Rohingya Calendar of 2016,” said Hakim Chowdhury from Rangoon.  Continue reading “Five Rohingya men arrested for publishing “Rohingya Calendar””

Village Admin officer blocks tidal water from entering shrimp projects

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The village Admin officer of Khonzabill village has been blocking tidal salt water from entering shrimp projects that is between Khonzabill and Udaung villages, Mohin, a well-wisher from Aley Than Kyaw said. Continue reading “Village Admin officer blocks tidal water from entering shrimp projects”

Rohingya refugees willing to go back home

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees are willing to go back to Burma from Bangladesh but there is no safety and security of their lives in Arakan State, Burma, UNHCR said in a Press Conference on November 26, which was held at Cox’s Bazar.
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Township admin officer orders to destroy mosque and Maqtab in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: U Hla Myint, the Maungdaw Township administration officer ordered to mosque committee members to destroy a mosque and Maqtab of Maung Nama village of Maungdaw north on November 13, said Hakim, a mosque committee member.  Continue reading “Township admin officer orders to destroy mosque and Maqtab in Maungdaw”

Extortion resumed in Maungdaw after elections

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burmese Border Guard Police (BGP) resumed extortion money from Rohingya travelers / passengers after historic elections who were going to Maungdaw Town from Maungdaw northern side for multi- purposes, said Shakib, an elder from Maungdaw north.
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Rohingya demand their voting rights and Stop Genocide against them

Rohingya community from United Kingdom (UK) and it well-wishers demonstrated at the British Foreign Office on November 5, calling on the British government to support a UN Commission of Inquiry into possible genocide against the Rohingya of Burma, according to Burmese Rohingya Organization UK (BROUK) press release.

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