Myanmar Genocidal Campaign against Rohingya
Nearly 750,000 have fled the persecution in the northern Rakhine province of Myanmar (Burma) for neighbouring Bangladesh.
A repatriation deal
Bangladesh and Myanmar signed a repatriation deal for Rohingya refugees
The two government signed a document on ‘Physical Arrangement’. This document stipulates, that the repatriation of Rohingyas to Rakhine State should preferably be completed within two years from the date of signing.
Myanmar signed a tripartite deal with the UNDP and UNHCR
The first batch of Rohingyas was scheduled to return to Rakhine State but it failed as the environment was not safe to return
Tentative repatriation date
22 August 2019 is set to be the tentative date that the repatriation of Rohingyas will begin