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US promises aid for Rohingya

NEW YORK – The United States will contribute nearly $32 million in humanitarian aid to help Rohingya Muslim refugees, the State...

September 21, 2017 1:00 am


APNewsBreak: US to give $32M for Myanmar's Rohingya refugees

The United States will contribute nearly $32 million in humanitarian aid to help Rohingya Muslim refugees.

September 20, 2017 8:22 am


Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisis

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the State...

September 19, 2017 4:00 pm


Under fire over Rohingya, Suu Kyi defends Myanmar actions

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday said her country does not fear international scrutiny.

September 19, 2017 7:59 am


Thousands protest in Bangladesh as Rohingya flee Myanmar

More than 10,000 Muslims in Bangladesh have marched toward Myanmar's embassy to protest the country's crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.

September 18, 2017 8:40 am


Bangladesh accuses Myanmar of violating its airspace

Myanmar's presidential spokesman on Saturday said there's no evidence of any trespassing.

September 16, 2017 8:36 am


Fleeing Rohingya Muslims watch as homes burn in Myanmar

Groups of fleeing Rohingya Muslims watched homes in their abandoned village across the border in Myanmar go up in flames.

September 15, 2017 8:49 am


AP PHOTOS: A young Rohingya mother's horrified discovery

The wooden boat packed with Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar was a few yards away from shore in Bangladesh on Thursday when it...

September 14, 2017 5:20 pm


Tillerson says Myanmar violence must stop, supports Suu Kyi

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has delivered the toughest condemnation yet from a Trump administration official of the persecution of...

September 14, 2017 4:00 pm


Myanmar leader to skip UN trip

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh – With Myanmar drawing condemnation for violence that has driven nearly 380,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee...

September 14, 2017 1:00 am


Nearly 3 weeks into Rohingya crisis, refugees still fleeing

Nearly three weeks into a mass exodus of Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar, thousands were still flooding across the border.

September 14, 2017 8:37 am


UK, Sweden urge UN action on Myanmar violence

Britain and Sweden are urging the U.N. Security Council to call for an end to violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

September 13, 2017 12:40 pm


Groups: UN council ignoring Rohingya cleansing

Two human rights groups are accusing the U.N. Security Council of ignoring the "ethnic cleansing" taking place on a large scale against...

September 12, 2017 3:50 pm


Bangladesh offers land to shelter Rohingya fleeing Myanmar

Bangladesh has agreed to free land for a new camp to shelter some of the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fled recent...

September 11, 2017 8:00 am


Myanmar accused of laying mines after refugee injuries

Myanmar's military has been accused of planting land mines in the path of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in its western Rakhine state.

September 10, 2017 10:00 am