Tag: Hluntin

Ten shops and one house set on fire in Sittwe

Sittwe, Arakan State: Ten shops and one house owned by Rohingya community were burnt downed into ashes by security force Hluntin November 6, in Sittwe (Akyab), the capital of Arakan, according to a villager named Sajedd from Debye village of Sittwe....

Hluntin tortures laborer in Buthidaung

Buthidaung, Arakan State:  A poor laborer was severely tortured by two Hluntin at Taung Bazar of Buthidaung north on July 26, without giving any reason, said Abul , an elder from  Taung Bazar....

Police harasses Rohingya travelers in Maungdaw south

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The concerned authority (Police and Hluntin) have been harassing and extorting money from Rohingya travelers since the first week of June 2014 in Maungdaw south who go to one village to another village and market after crossing the police check-post, Hamid, a local villager said....

Rohingya need security in Arakan, urgent humanitarian intervention sought

ARAKAN ROHINGYA NATIONAL ORGANISATION ARAKAN, BURMA PRESS RELEASE (22 January 2014) ROHINGYA NEED SECURITY IN ARAKAN, URGENT HUMANITARIN INTERVENTION SOUGHT Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) strongly condemns the organized killings with impunity of the Rohingya villagers of Du Chee Yar Tan (Kelaidong) in Maungdaw township of Rakhine/Arakan State in...

Security forces still hunting villagers in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Burmese security forces—police, Hluntin and army— are still hunting and committing serious human rights abuses against the Rohingya villagers of Kila Dong East village of Maungdaw south  since yesterday, said Malik (not real name), a village elder of Kilai Dong....