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Nearly 350 families to benefit from water well in Kutupalong refugee camp, says Turkiye Diyanet Foundation’s official The Burma Times –  Turkiye Diyanet Foundation (TDV) has opened a water well at the Kutupalong refugee camp for Rohingya in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar district on Monday. In a statement, the foundation said the water well, which functions with solar panels, […]

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UNICEF says 50,000 toilets are needed by refugees in Bangladesh The Burma Times – Save the Children on Friday warned of an outbreak of diseases in Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh as the monsoon season looms ahead.In a statement the international child rights groups said the health risk originates from the lack of proper lavatory arrangements. “The […]

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By The Burma Times, [16 March 2018, Sydney] Australia will host a summit for leaders from the 10-country Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) this weekend. Among the attendees will be Burma’s de-facto civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh in the face of mass atrocities by the […]

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March 15, 2018 By Burma Times A man named Paiyou Mro (45) was killed in the landmine blast near Myanmar border in Alikadam of Bandarban and wounded his wife including his four children that time, a source from border said. The incident occured on Wednesday while they were trying to enter the Myanmar from Bangladesh. […]

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730 children under age of 5 are also estimated to have been killed between Aug. 25 and Sept. 24 last year By Dildar Baykan ANKARA – Nearly 10,000 Rohingya people were killed in one month following Myanmar’s government-led crackdown in the Rakhine state in late August last year, according to Doctors Without Borders (MSF). The figures published […]

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By Burma Times Myanmar goverment had driven out more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from their homeland, Arakan State and Myanmar is buliding military camps on Rohingya homes and mosques, according to our correspondent. In military’s crackdown August 25, 2017, the Rohingya muslims were made homeless and driven out from the Arakan soil. The Rohingya people […]

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Baby was born in field hospital run by Turkish Health Ministry By Dildar Baykan Dhaka- A Rohingya baby born at a Turkish field hospital in Bangladesh was named after the Turkish president on Friday. The Turkish Embassy in Dhaka shared a picture of the newborn baby on its official Twitter account. “Recep Tayyip, the first Rohingya baby, born by caesarean […]

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Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled Rakhine into Bangladesh since insurgent attacks sparked a security crackdown in August, joining 200,000 refugees from a previous exodus. GENEVA – The United Nations human rights chief said on Wednesday that he strongly suspected that “acts of genocide” may have taken place against Muslim Rohingyas in Myanmar’s northern Rakhine state […]

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