Tag: Rohingya news

Police arrest college student at Sittwe (Akyab)

Sittwe (Akyab):  On April 29, at around 4:00pm, police from Sittwe, the capital of Arakan State arrested another student who is studying in Sittwe Degree Collage, regarding the April 26 clashes at Thet Kay Pyin village, said a close relative of the victim who denied to be named....

Roingya youth met with car accident in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  A Rohingya youth was seriously wounded with Dina car accident on April 21, while he was going to Bawli Bazar from his home of Maungdaw Township, said a relative on condition of anonymity....

UK senior State Minister visits Burmese refugee camps

Ukhiya, Bangladesh:  Ms Baroness Sayeeda Hussain Warsi, the Senior State Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom (UK) visited Kutupalong official and makeshift refugee camps on February 20, said Sayed Alam, a member of Refugee committee from makeshift camp. Ms Baroness Sayeeda Hussain Warsi checking the...

VIDEO: Burma’s Rohingya – The Human Story

By Mabrur Ahmed Rohingya Project This film has been created by Restless Beings using its extensive network of sources on the ground in Myanmar, Bangladesh and Malaysia and was filmed between 16th-22nd July 2012. Until now, the mainstream media has failed to report on this issue from inside Myanmar...

Update news on July 11, 2012

Maungdaw Township: Seven villagers of Lound Don and Daybonia (Taungbro letwe) were arrested by the Nasaka personnel from Nasaka Headquarters of Kawar Bill (Kyigan Pyin) of Maungdaw Township on July 8, at about 2:00 pm while they were going to their village after finishing their religious duty at Donsay...

Update News of July 9, 2012

Natala and security forces destroy Holly Qurans, religious books and vandalize religious school Thayet Gonetan (Sairkongbow) Madrasa (Religious school) of Maungdaw Township had been vandalized by Natala villagers accompanied by security forces today at about 12:30pm, according to an elder from village....

Breaking News: June 27, 2012

Buthidaung Township: Yesterday night, 4-Rohingya man was arrested by army personnel of Military Operation Command             (MOC) No.15 of Buthidaung Township over the allegation that they have been involved in political matter. After arrest, they were brought to unknown place. The arrestees are: two sons of Master Abu Tayub, Imam...

Breaking News: Friday evening ( June 15, 2012)

Stranded Rohingya boats in Naf River disappeared Stranded Rohingya 15 boats in Naf River are disappearing with more than 2000 Rohingyas since early morning today who fleeing to Bangladesh because of violence by police, Hluntin and Rakhines....