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Rohingya crisis: Relocation plan meets opposition
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Soldiers Confess To Rohingya Genocide Campaign: 'Shoot All That You See And That You Hear'
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Nearly 300 Rohingya come ashore in Aceh after months at sea
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Three years on, Rohingya trapped in camps as they await justice
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Rohingya politicians excluded from Myanmar election
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Médecins Sans Frontières on three years since Rohingya crisis
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Malaysia finds Rohingya feared drowned hiding on island
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Traffickers demand payments for Rohingya stranded at seaPeople traffickers holding hundreds of Rohingya refugees at sea are demanding payments from their families before they will release them from boats off the shores of Southeast Asia, relatives and..
U.S. court asked to force Facebook to release Myanmar officials' data for genocide caseLawyers bringing a case before the World Court accusing Myanmar of genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority have asked a U.S. district court to order Facebook to release posts and communications..
Malaysia to ask Bangladesh to take back Rohingya refugees found at seaMalaysia will ask Bangladesh to take back about 300 Rohingya refugees detained after a boat carrying them entered its waters this week, the southeast Asian nation's defence minister said on Tuesday.
Fear stops Rohingya getting tested as virus hits refugee campsRohingya refugees in Bangladesh with symptoms of the novel coronavirus are not coming forward to get tested because they fear being separated from their families and held in isolation, community..
First Rohingya dies from coronavirus in BangladeshAn elderly Rohingya refugee has become the first person to die from coronavirus in the camps in southern Bangladesh, officials said on Tuesday.
Myanmar updates U.N. court on 'confidential' Rohingya measuresMyanmar has filed a report on its adherence to measures to protect its Rohingya Muslim minority imposed by the United Nations' highest court, but details of the document have not been published.
Myanmar updates top U.N. court on measures to protect Rohingya minorityMyanmar has filed a first report with the U.N.'s highest court on its adherence to measures imposed in January to protect the Muslim minority Rohingya, the court said on Monday.
Rohingya targeted in Malaysia as coronavirus stokes xenophobiaEleyas, a Rohingya Muslim, fled to Malaysia six years ago, seeking a safe haven from persecution in Myanmar.
Thailand detains 15 Rohingya migrants for illegal entryPolice in Thailand have arrested 15 Rohingya Muslims on charges of illegal entry and are investigating the possibility that they could be victims of human trafficking.
Bangladesh moves Rohingya to island shelters as huge cyclone nearsAuthorities in Bangladesh have moved hundreds of Rohingya refugees living on a flood-prone island in the Bay of Bengal to storm shelters as super cyclone Amphan, the strongest recorded in the region,..
Amnesty says 1,000 Rohingya stranded at sea as Southeast Asia seals bordersAt least 1,000 Rohingya are stranded at sea as Southeast Asian nations tighten their borders to keep out the new coronavirus, Amnesty International said on Friday, urging action to ensure they were not..
Bangladesh says coronavirus detected in Rohingya refugee camp: officialThe novel coronavirus has been detected in one of the camps in southern Bangladesh that are home to more than one million Rohingya refugees, officials said on Thursday.
Bangladesh quarantines hundreds of Rohingya boat people on island: officialsThe Bangladesh navy has rescued around 280 Rohingya Muslims from the Bay of Bengal, towing their stranded boat to an island where they will be quarantined as a precaution against the coronavirus, coast..
Rohingya survivors tell of misery and death at sea; hundreds still adriftRohingya refugee Shahab Uddin thought the wooden trawler he boarded in February would be his ticket out of a camp in Bangladesh to a better life in Malaysia.
Dozens of Rohingya from stranded boat land in southern Bangladesh: official saysDozens of Rohingya believed to be from one of several boats stuck at sea landed on the coast of southern Bangladesh on Saturday, an official said, as concerns grew over hundreds stranded for weeks on..
U.N. concerned over 'grave immediate risk' to Rohingya refugees on boatsThe U.N. refugee agency UNHCR voiced mounting concern on Thursday over a “grave immediate risk” to Rohingya refugees aboard boats in the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea, urging Southeast Asian..
Bangladesh coast guard rescues 396 Rohingya from drifting boat; 32 deadAt least 32 ethnic Rohingya died on a ship that drifted for weeks after it failed to reach Malaysia, officials of the Bangladesh coast guard said on Thursday, following the rescue of 396 starving..
Two dozen Rohingya died on drifting boat; 382 rescued: BangladeshAt least two dozen ethnic Rohingya died on a ship that was drifting for weeks after failing to reach Malaysia, Bangladesh coastguard officials said on Thursday, after 382 starving survivors were..
Over two dozen Rohingya died on rescued boat, Bangladesh coast guard saysAt least two dozen ethnic Rohingya died aboard a ship that was rescued on Wednesday with nearly 400 starving people aboard after failing to reach Malaysia and drifting for weeks, Bangladesh coast guard..
Malaysia intercepts boat ferrying 202 suspected RohingyaMalaysian authorities on Sunday said they had intercepted a boat ferrying a group of 202 people believed to be ethnic Rohingya.
Rohingya, UN step up efforts to get Malaysia refugees screened for virusThe U.N. refugee agency and Rohingya community leaders in Malaysia are stepping up efforts to get refugees who attended a Muslim gathering to come forward for coronavirus checks, after cases linked to..
Malaysia seeks Rohingya for coronavirus checks after mosque outbreak: sourcesMalaysian authorities are scrambling to track down about 2,000 Rohingya men who attended a Muslim religious gathering that has led to a big spike in coronavirus cases across Southeast Asia, a security..
Myanmar army sues Reuters for criminal defamation: policeMyanmar police said the army had filed a lawsuit against Reuters news agency and a local lawmaker for criminal defamation, weeks after the military objected to a news story published about the death of..
Bangladesh police kill seven suspected Rohingya robbers in raidBangladeshi police shot dead seven suspected Rohingya robbers on Monday during a shootout in southeast Bangladesh, a spokesman for a special police unit known as the Rapid Action Battalion said.
Myanmar army clash with insurgents kills five Rohingya: lawmaker, residentsAt least five ethnic Rohingya were killed and several injured after troops clashed with insurgents in Myanmar's conflict-torn western state of Rakhine, a lawmaker and two residents said on Sunday.
Bangladesh rethinks plan to move Rohingya refugees to island: ministerBangladesh is reconsidering a plan to relocate Rohingya refugees to a flood-prone island located hours by boat from its coast, junior minister for disaster management and relief Enamur Rahman told..
Dozens of Rohingya face charges for illegal travel in Myanmar after fleeing Rakhine stateDozens of Rohingya Muslims, including two children, appeared in court in Myanmar on Friday, the latest group to face charges after attempting to flee conflict-torn Rakhine state.
Myanmar to court-martial more troops over Rohingya crackdown, army saysMyanmar's army said in a statement on Friday it would hold more court-martials over alleged abuses against Rohingya Muslims, after a government-appointed commission said soldiers committed war crimes..
Dozens of Rohingya refugees missing, 15 confirmed dead after boat capsizesDozens of Rohingya refugees were missing and 15 confirmed dead on Tuesday after a ship carrying about 130 people capsized in the Bay of Bengal while trying to reach Malaysia, a Bangladesh coast guard..
At least 15 Rohingya die in boat capsize, dozens missingAt least 15 Rohingya Muslim refugees died and many more were missing on Tuesday, after a ship carrying about 130 people capsized in the Bay of Bengal while trying to reach Malaysia, a Bangladesh coast..
Two Rohingya women killed in Myanmar shellingTwo women, one pregnant, were killed and seven other people were wounded when shells hit a Rohingya village in Myanmar's Rakhine state on Saturday, Jan. 25.
'Now they can chase their dreams': Bangladesh allows Rohingya children to studyRohingya refugees reacted with surprise and joy on Wednesday to the news that Bangladesh would provide formal education to their children, two and a half years after they were forced to flee Myanmar.
Myanmar already protecting Rohingya, ruling party says after world court's orderMyanmar has put in place measures to protect Rohingya Muslims, a spokesman for the ruling party said on Friday, shrugging off an order from the International Court of Justice a day earlier to stop..
‘The gate of justice is opened’: Rohingya cheer as World Court orders Myanmar to protect themRohingya Muslims celebrated a decision by the International Court of Justice to order Myanmar to protect them, hovering over mobile phones in refugee camps to watch the first legal victory since a..
World Court orders Myanmar to protect Rohingya from acts of genocideThe International Court of Justice on Thursday ordered Myanmar to take urgent measures to protect its Rohingya population from atrocities, a ruling hailed as a "triumph of international justice" by the..
Explainer: Highest U.N. court can tell states what to do - but not enforceIn ordering Myanmar on Thursday to take immediate measures to prevent atrocities against its Muslim Rohingya minority, the International Court of Justice in The Hague was handing down a binding ruling..
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World Court orders Myanmar to impose measures to protect RohingyaThe International Court of Justice on Thursday ordered Myanmar to take sweeping provisional measures to protect its Muslim Rohingya population and avoid acts that could constitute genocide.
World Court says has preliminary jurisdiction in Myanmar genocide caseThe International Court of Justice said on Thursday that it has jurisdiction to hear a case against Myanmar seeking emergency measures to prevent it committing genocide against its Rohingya minority.
Myanmar leader Suu Kyi says Rohingya 'exaggerated' abuses: FTMyanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Thursday that "war crimes" may have been committed against Rohingya Muslims but denied genocide, saying refugees had "exaggerated" the extent of abuses against..
World Court to rule on emergency measures in Rohingya genocide caseThe International Court of Justice on Thursday will rule on a request for emergency measures by Gambia, which has filed a case against Myanmar accusing it of genocide against the Muslim minority..
Rohingya refugees pray for justice as court to rule in genocide caseRohingya refugees who fled persecution and violence in Myanmar are praying for justice as the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague prepares to deliver an initial verdict on Thursday in a..
Myanmar government-appointed panel finds 'war crimes' but no 'genocide' against RohingyaA government-appointed panel established in Myanmar to probe allegations of abuses in Rakhine state in 2017 that drew global outrage said on Monday they had found no evidence of genocide against the..
China struggles in new diplomatic role, trying to return Rohingya to MyanmarIn a muddy field in western Myanmar, hundreds of Chinese shipping containers fitted with single narrow windows stand in neat lines, empty of the refugees they were designed to host.
Myanmar president hails 'historic' visit as China's Xi arrives to fanfareChinese President Xi Jinping flew into Myanmar on Friday for two days of talks to shore up massive infrastructure projects in the Southeast Asian nation isolated by the West over its treatment of the..
Rights group denounces Japan envoy for 'disturbing' comments on Myanmar RohingyaTokyo-based human rights activists on Wednesday decried recent remarks by Japan's ambassador to Yangon, who told local media he did not think the Myanmar military committed genocide on the Rohingya..
Thailand asks Malaysia to help find Rohingya who escaped detention centerThailand has asked Malaysia to help find a group of Rohingya Muslim trafficking victims who absconded from a detention center in the south of the country, Thai police said on Thursday.