No date for when transfers will start; Arakanese lawmaker says refugees aren’t welcome back.
The govt says it is arranging housing and has sent forms to Hindus in Bangladesh to fill out in order to return.
The UN defines genocide as acts meant to destroy a national, ethnic, racial or religious group. Such a designation is rare under international law.
The pope will meet with refugees on Friday and his speeches will be watched closely for the use of the word “Rohinga.”
Hundreds of villagers from Paletwa Township, Chin State are stranded and in need of support, say relief workers.
Few details released about Rohingya refugee deal as Bangladesh, Myanmar ink agreement
Pope Francis will meet the head of Myanmar’s army and Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, both late additions to a tour of the two countries next week.
After visit to Rakhine, they urge government to take responsibility for Rohingya crisis and tackle discrimination, poverty
Discussions to be Held with Bangladesh Foreign Minister on Return of Refugees
Ascribing the Rohingya exodus solely to security clearance operations is simplistic, writes Sai Lon.
Jolie condemns sexual violence inflicted on Rohingya women in Rakhine, where a military clearance operation sent hundreds of thousands fleeing to Bangladesh.
Businesses can cut the risk of exploitation of the Rohingya in Bangladesh who fled violence in Myanmar by giving them decent job opportunities, experts say.
The Border Guards Bangladesh urges the Myanmar govt to repatriate more than 600,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees back into Rakhine State’s Maungdaw.
Thura U Aung Ko visits abbots in Rakhine State to say govt will only take back refugees who hold valid documents.
With the latest organized attacks by ARSA in August, trust between Buddhist Arakanese and Muslim Rohingya has been totally destroyed.