Children growing up in camps vulnerable to recruitment, counterterrorism police chi
Residents of village in Buthidaung report hearing gunfire from nearby forest but unsure if it was a military clash or random firing.
Attack on police van in Maungdaw is third such incident by Rohingya insurgents this year.
NAYPYITAW—Myanmar’s top court on Tuesday rejected the appeal of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail for breaking the Official Secrets Act, in a landmark case
Local residents accuse NGOs assisting Rohingya of excluding host community in hiring practices.
The inquiry is probing claims that authorities mishandled an investigation into 139 mass graves and more than 12 campsites suspected to have been run by migrant-smuggling gangs.
It will reflect poorly on Dhaka if the ICOE is not allowed to gather evidence in Cox’s Bazar.
“Myanmar is thankful of China as a good neighbor for its correct stance and standing against the international community over the Rakhine State issue,” the general said.
Human trafficking syndicates are believed to be behind the arrival of 37 Rohingya men on a beach in northern Malaysia on Monday.
Dhaka worried about border barrier construction, as well as increased clashes and IDPs inside Myanmar.
River has been closed since Rohingya influx in 2017; fishermen have been hit hard, but the Naf is a key smuggling route
Military spokesman confirms deaths, says Arakan Army was in the area; witnesses deny AA provoked the strike
Some jewelry, computer, pharmacy businesses are fronts for illegal currency, trading operations, Bangladesh officials say
The military announced a court comprising a major-general and two colonels will “further scrutinize and confirm” events that took place in northern Rakhine in August 2017.
ARSA urged its followers on Wednesday to refrain from crime in Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, following reports of killings and abductions attributed to the group.