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By Burma Times New arrival Rohingya refugees are facing acute water shortage who are living in new camps— Nayapara, Leda and other areas, Hossain Juhar a refugee from Nayapara camp said. The refugees, including women and girls, have to go to streams nearby mountain side to fetch water daily. “We have to go to local […]

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The Burma Times Myanmar has deployed additional troops on the banks of the Naf river and Maungdaw area, a source from Myanmar said. The Myanmar’s border forces including army personnel have been deployed again from the number one sector of Maungdaw area in Arakan State since Sunday evening. Earlier on Thursday, Myanmar forces fired on Rohingya […]

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Burma Times: According to the previous agreement, Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Myanmar’s Border Guard Police (BGP) will jointly patrol on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border from March 27, 2018, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khanan Kamal said. The Home Minister said in a program where it was held in Christianity at Farmgate in the capital of Dhaka on March […]

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Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages in vast operation human rights groups say is destroying evidence of crimes. BANGKOK (AP) — First, their villages were burned to the ground. Now, Myanmar’s government is using bulldozers to literally erase them from the earth — in a vast operation rights groups say is destroying […]

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A government adviser explains Dhaka’s approach to the refugee crisis. Nearly a million Rohingya refugees have crossed from their homes in western Myanmar into southeast Bangladesh since August, joining hundreds of thousands of their brothers and sisters who made the same journey in previous years. The Rohingya fled what the United Nations calls “a textbook […]

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