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Bangladesh scraps Rohingya return, says 'no one wants to go'

The head of Bangladesh's refugee commission said plans to start the repatriation of 700,000 Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar were scrapped after...

November 15, 2018 10:40 am


Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya 'without excuse'

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi rebuffed criticism from U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and other leaders Wednesday over her government's...

November 14, 2018 10:20 am


Mahathir slams Myanmar's Suu Kyi for handling of Rohingya

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed sharply criticized Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday for her handling of an ethnic...

November 13, 2018 12:30 pm


UN rights chief urges halt to Rohingya repatriation plan

The U.N. human rights chief says Bangladesh's government should halt plans to repatriate more than 2,200 Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar,...

November 13, 2018 10:20 am


Myanmar: Bangladesh set to start repatriating Rohingya

The repatriation of ethnic Rohingya Muslims from Bangladesh, to which more than 700,000 fled since last year to escape deadly violence...

November 11, 2018 10:10 am


Nonprofit says Rohingya men also victims of sexual violence

A refugee organization says new research indicates that Rohingya Muslim men and boys were victims of sexual abuse by Myanmar's army and...

November 8, 2018 5:00 pm


UN expert warns of 'rushed plans' to repatriate Rohingya

An independent U.N. human rights expert is urging a halt to "rushed plans" to repatriate some Rohingya refugees to Myanmar.

November 6, 2018 4:40 pm