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The Burma Times:   The fight started around 11pm on Monday at the Nayapara refugee camp in Nhilla Union, said Ranjit Kumar Barua, chief of the Teknaf Police Station. The names and identities of the wounded could not be known immediately.  Currently, more than 1.1 million Rohingya refugees live in Bangladesh. Of them, about 700,000 have […]

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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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By Burma Times More than 500 new Rohingya refugees have arrived in Teknaf, Bangladesh early morning of Wednesday, a local from Teknaf said. They along with four engine boats crossed Naff river from Nakhondia sea shore at midnight. They entered the Bangladesh through the different points of Saparang, Shapuridip and other points. According to refugees, […]

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UN assistant secretary-general for human rights concludes 4-day visit to Bangladesh By Fatih Erel GENEVA (AA) – The UN assistant secretary-general for human rights on Tuesday decried the continued “ethnic cleansing” of the Rohingya in Myanmar’s restive Rakhine state and warned of a potential “genocide”. “Ultimately, the world cannot allow the authors of this brutal case of […]

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