A statement by the Arakan Army has criticized the Burmese government for lying about the rebel group's involvement with terrorists.On Tuesday, the Arakan Army reiterated they are freedom fighters for the cause of Buddhist Rakhines and have no ties with any terrorist...read more
Village Chaiman U Kyaw Min Htu has started the construction of a Buddhist Shrine in Hpoe Shay Hamlet, Na Yan Gone area of Buthiduang, after the forceful acquisition of Rohingya owned land. The construction work started at around 11am by building a fence across the...read more
BGP forces carried out an inquiry regarding the enlistment of members from every Rohingya household across Taungbazar, on Thursday, January 3rd. During the process, each individual was separately photographed and listed, The authorities were deliberately leaving out...read more
The dead bodies of two Rohingya men were found in Mithachora area, Marine Drive, Teknaf, on Saturday. Both the victims Khairul Amin (32) and Abdullah (40). They were later identified as residents of Teknaf's Unchi Parang Refugee camp.Police super of Teknaf Model...read more
Sector 6 BGP forces have been stationed at the Mun Gala Khal bridge, connecting Tha Yai Gone Tan para and Saung Khaw La para, since November 20th. Similarly, authorities have been monitoring Rohingya movement across Shwezar bridge in Maungdaw as well, disrupting...read more
A team of Sector 5 BGP soldiers conducted a surprise raid at Bura Shida Para, Maungdaw on Tuesday, during which they ransacked through each and every Rohingya household and marked the uninhabited ones, which were demolished later in the day. The abandoned houses that...read more
Norur Islam of Khuir Khal village, North Muangday, was shot and killed by Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP), while searching for fish in Khuir Khali river, near to the BGP camp, last Friday at around 1:30 pm. Along with three other boys, the fifty eight year old...read more
Ko Ko Awung’s inadmissible statement stirs up tension between Rohingya and Marma residents in Northern Maungdaw
Two Marma fishermen were brutally assaulted bya group of anonymous attackers at Phurma canal, Bolibazar, Maungdaw, at around 11pm on December 17th. The victims were soon rushed to medical assistance followed by questioning, where they couldn't help identifying the...read more
Oh Rohingyas of Tenghkhali, strive for unity or you will have to answer on the day of judgement The melodious tune flows from a 16 year old boy in a school at Tenghkhali refugee camp of Bangladesh, as his classmates hum softly along with him, many of them struggling...
With the advent of Thursday morning, it had become clear that the Bangladesh government has not initiated measures to send back refugees forcibly. The government had earlier repeatedly stated that no Rohingya will be forced to leave for Myanmar against their will....