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Gunfight at Rohingya Camp: 1 killed, 10 injured

Cox's Bazar,Bangladesh A Rohingya refugee was killed in a gunfight between two rival groups at the Chakmarkul Rohingya camp in Teknaf, Cox's Bazar early Sunday. The deceased was identified as Nur Hakim, 30. As many as 10 Rohingyas…

At the root of the crisis lies Myanmar

While one appreciates the concern that North American imams and Muslim leaders have for the Rohingya population, it serves to become another example of certain segments of the international community’s compulsion to provide sanctimonious…

UN: Myanmar fails to resolve Rohingya crisis

Myanmar has failed to take necessary measures to resolve the Rohingya crisis, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said on Monday. Speaking at the opening of the 45th session of the UN Human Rights Council…

Rohingyas finally await justice: ICC

DHAKA The Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has expressed optimism that justice will finally be done to Rohingyas though this is going to be a long, hard and challenging process of investigation. "Justice…

Feeling the pressure

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations and is commonly known as the world court. It settles legal disputes submitted by states and gives advisory opinions on legal questions referred…

India: Rohingya refugees hail world court verdict

NEW DELHI, India Displaced Rohingya community living in India hailed on Thursday the International Court of Justice (ICJ) verdict, directing Myanmar to prevent the act of genocide against them. They were all in praise for the small West…

Tragic fate follows Rohingya in India

NEW DELHI, India Even as recent international attention has rekindled hope among displaced Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar, hundreds of them living in India fear another displacement as the fallout of recently enacted controversial citizenship…

Rights group urges release of Rohingya man

JAKARTA: An Indonesian rights group on Tuesday urged for the release of a Rohingya man who has been in detention for the last seven years. Iman Husein, 54, was arrested in 2012 for alleged involvement in the smuggling of Rohingya refugees.…

Aung San Suu Kyi by amid genocide

A Nobel Peace Prize winner once hailed as her country’s Nelson Mandela has stood by as ethnically motivated violence and mass atrocities tear apart her country. Democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi spent 15 (out of 21) years under…