Desperate Rohingyas are pleading for unity

Desperate Rohingyas are pleading for unity

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...
Why some Rohingyas are planning to go back

Why some Rohingyas are planning to go back

The repatriation agreement has till date been a huge failure. Quite predictably, State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi has pointed the finger of blame to Bangladesh. Everyone outside Myanmar believe it is the other way round. Numerous reports by international organisations...
ARNO urges US and UN to step up pressure on Myanmar

ARNO urges US and UN to step up pressure on Myanmar

Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) ARNO urges US and UN to step up pressure on Myanmar Representatives for the Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) have completed a two-week advocacy tour to the United States and the United Nations, to galvanise...
Where Wakar went wrong

Where Wakar went wrong

Rohingyas call for ARU chief’s dismissal In a controversial interview with the Voice of America, Director General of the Arakan Rohingya Union, Dr Wakar Uddin has stunned Rohingyas by stating that ICC prosecution of Myanmar’s Generals is uncalled for. Rohingya Khobor...
A Landmark Ruling from the ICC

A Landmark Ruling from the ICC

For decades, the Rohingyas, one of the most persecuted people on earth, have also been one of the most forgotten. The ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya people, with its roots in the Second World War, coincided with the rise of Burmese nationalism that regarded this...