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Bangkok (BT) A ranking Bangladeshi official urged Myanmar to “demonstrate strong political will and visible actions” to end discrimination against the Rohingya and vowed to ask “international partners to intensify their campaign for (a) permanent solution to the Rohingya problem.” Attending the launch of “One Year on: Time to Put Women and Girls at the […]

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Sanctions could target top officials or businesses linked to country’s military. Several EU countries are considering expanding sanctions against Myanmar in the wake of calls from the United Nations for senior military officials from the country to be investigated for genocide against the Rohingya population. The EU has already placed sanctions — including a travel ban and asset freezes — […]

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The Burma Times: Bangladesh has summoned BGP members in Teknaf. A meeting will be held between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Border Guard Police, Branch, No. 2 on April 12, 2018, according to sources. They will discuss various issues on Bangladesh-Myanmar border including other circumstances, sources added. 10-member delegation from Bangladesh side will be led by […]

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The Burma Times Rohingya refugees are currently suffering from various diseases, fever, cough and diarrhea in different camps along the border areas of Cox’s Bazar district, a refugee from the camp said. Rohingya refugees’ men, women including children suffering from fever, skin disease and etc. They are taking medicines from different clinics where were settled in […]

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SYDNEY  Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday that the displacement of Rohingya Muslims was no longer solely a domestic issue for Myanmar, as Southeast Asian nations signed a counterterrorism cooperation agreement at a regional leaders’ conference. Najib made his comments at a meeting of the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, […]

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Yousef bin Ahmad al-Othaimeen thanks Pope Francis at Vatican for stance on Rohingya Muslims and migration issues By Burma Times VATICAN CITY  – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) secretary-general met Pope Francis at the Vatican on Friday and thanked him for his stance on the plight of RohingyaMuslims and migration issues. In a written statement, the OIC […]

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By Burma Times Third doss of diphtheria has been begun and vaccinated the refugee children, men including women in Rohingya refugee camps today (Tuesday), a refugee from Nayapara camp said. Earlier, two doss of diphtheria were vaccinated the new arrival refugees, official refugees and local Bangladeshi, a field doctor said. The doctor also said, the […]

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By Burma Times The new Rohingya refugees are facing difficulties for cooking food because of shortage of firewood, A refugee  from the camp said. The refugee men accompanied by children go to forest for collecting firewood at risk everyday, he added. “We are not getting firewood for cooking food, we need to go to forest […]

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