Myanmar

Rohingya abuse may be crimes against humanity

Military actions against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority may amount to crimes against humanity, Amnesty International said, as the government called a meeting of regional...

Myanmar urged to allow aid deliveries to Rakhine

The aid deliveries are seemingly approved by top government officials in the capital, Naypyidaw, diplomats from countries including France, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey and...

Dozens of Rohingya missing as boat sinks off Bangladesh

Boat packed with at least 31 people reportedly chased by a Myanmar army speedboat as it tried to reach Bangladesh. Dozens have been reported missing,...

IOM says 21,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar crackdown to Bangladesh

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says nearly 21,000 Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar have fled persecution and violence to Bangladesh in the past two months. "An...

World must end Genocide of Rohingya Muslims: Malaysia PM

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak gestures while addressing a demonstration in the capital Kuala Lumpur on December 4, 2016. (Photo by AFP) Malaysia’s premier has...
'They raped us one by one,' says Rohingya woman who fled Myanmar

‘They raped us one by one,’ says Rohingya woman who fled Myanmar

TEKNAF, Bangladesh: The brutal gang rape that Habiba and her sister endured is a story that is becoming depressingly familiar among the thousands of...
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Buddhist mob sets fire to mosque in Myanmar

A Buddhist mob has reportedly set a mosque on fire in northern Myanmar in a fresh act of violence against Muslim minorities in the Southeast...

Rohingya villages ‘destroyed’ in Myanmar, images show

More than 1,200 homes have been razed in villages inhabited by Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority in the past six weeks, Human Rights Watch says. The...