Monthly Archives: August, 2016

The Annan Commission needs to be successful

By Habib Siddiqui On Friday, 19 August 2016, the first World Rohingya Day demonstrations took place around the world. Rallies and demonstrations took place in...

Statement of ARNO on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s 21st Century Panglong Convention

Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) (25 August 2016)  Statement of ARNO on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s 21st Century Panglong Convention 1.    The Panglong Agreement signed on...

Countdown to Annihilation: Genocide in Myanmar

Penny Green / Thomas MacManus / Alicia de la Cour Venning Foreword For decades, the Rohingya people in Myanmar have been victims of widespread governmental violations...

Jaundice affects in Maungdaw Township

Jaundice and fever are recently affecting people including children in Maungdaw Township, Arakan State, Burma, Mohin from Maungdaw said. Mostly, children are being affected by...

BGP collects tolls from cattle in Maungdaw

Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) are collecting tolls from the cattle, which are being brought to sell in the local markets before Eid-ul-Adha or...

BGP collects money from Rohingya travelers in Maungdaw

Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) are collecting money from Rohingya travelers within Maungdaw Township since July 29, who crossed bridges, BGP camps and BGP...

BGP bars tin-sheets fencing in house compound in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arkan State:   Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) recently ordered to Rohingya villagers under Maungdaw Township not to fence with tin-sheets at their home...

BGB push back twelve Burmese nationals to Burma

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested twelve Burmese nationals and pushed back again to Burma on July 30, Nuru Meah, a local from Ukhiya said. BGB...

BGP open fire to woodcutters at Burma-Bangladesh border

Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) open fired, made one woodcutter injured at pillar No. 45 of Bangladesh-Burma border on July 27, Kobir Ahamed, a...

BGB arrests 4- aid distributer in Teknaf

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested four aid distributers while holding a meeting in a house at Teknaf upazila on July 30, said...