Demonstrators wave signs saying ‘We will never return to Myanmar without citizenship.’
Authorities in Bangladesh say they are making final preparations to start repatriating the first group of mostly Rohingya refugees to Myanmar on Thursday.
Sheikh Hasina's government has won plaudits for letting in hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar but faces accusations of authoritarian rule.
Joint Myanmar-Bangladesh ministerial panel says refugees to start returning in mid-November; no details yet on number of returnees in first batch.
Bangladesh Foreign Ministry protests maps showing St. Martin’s Island in Myanmar territory
Security officials, residents tense in wake of reports from Bangladesh that militants may be planning to resume activity in Rakhine.
More than 200 people have been shot dead by police in Bangladesh since May in a crackdown on drug dealers that many see as a populist ploy ahead of the upcoming elections.
Bank’s Yangon office says Bangladesh newspaper report stems from “misunderstanding.”
Foreign Ministry criticizes statement’s failure to condemn ARSA, rejects ‘ethnic cleansing’ claim
In a letter, Trump also said those in Myanmar responsible for instigating the crisis must be held accountable, said a Bangladeshi official.
No one will be forcibly relocated to Bhasanchar island, official says; MSF preparing for ‘mass casualties’
The process of compiling and verifying the list of refugees to be sent back is incomplete, a senior Bangladesh official said.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said 750 Rohingya and 508 Hindu refugees in Bangladesh have been approved for repatriation and will make the trip home next week.
The pope will meet with refugees on Friday and his speeches will be watched closely for the use of the word “Rohinga.”
Few details released about Rohingya refugee deal as Bangladesh, Myanmar ink agreement