Two significant members of AWF (ARAKAN WATCH FOUNDATION) went for silent demonstration before UNHCR at Warsaw, Poland today. Poland is an European country which is also a part of SCHENGEN. Though the...
European Rohingya Council says many countries from Europe, Asia remain silent on Rohingya issue GENEVA The international community is reluctant to form an independent body to investigate crimes carried out against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, a campaign group has told Anadolu Agency. Hla Kyaw, chairman of the European Rohingya Council, said the UN, EU and […]
As the Human Rights Council session in Geneva gets underway, Frontier’s Thomas Kean speaks to special rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar Ms Yanghee Lee about her call for a commission of inquiry into alleged abuses in Rakhine State. Why have you recommend the creation of a commission of inquiry? Throughout the duration of my […]
By Harun Yahya The tragedy of the Rohingya Muslims, whose Myanmar citizenships were revoked through a law adopted in 1982, went largely unnoticed at the time. On top of being deprived of their citizenship rights and thus considered refugees in their own country, unable to work, go to school and benefit from healthcare and social […]
International students can apply between March 1- April 15 by accessing ‘diyanet.org.tr’ for high school scholarships By Burcu Arik ANKARA (AA) – A Turkish foundation has launched an international scholarship program for students to study at Imam Hatip high schools (schools with Islamic syllabus) across Turkey. Supported by the Presidency of Religious Affairs — Turkey’s […]
State Counselor invites leader of most powerful ethnic rebel group for discussion on group’s participation in peace process By Kyaw Ye Lynn YANGON, Myanmar (AA) – Myanmar’s State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi has invited the leader of a most powerful ethnic rebel group in the country for a discussion on the group’s participation in […]
Date: 23 March 2017 Mr. Kofi Annan led Advisory Commission must not be mistaken as an alternative to U.N. led Commission of Inquiry The European Rohingya Council (ERC) welcomes the The post Mr. Kofi Annan led Advisory Commission must not be mistaken as an alternative to U.N. led Commission of Inquiry appeared first on Rohingya […]
By Saeed Arakani | March 23, 2017 Sittwe (Akyab) — The Diplomats from the Turkish Embassy in Yangon visited the Rohingya IDP (Internally Displaced People) Camps here in Sittwe Township The post Turkish Diplomats Visit Sittwe IDP Camps appeared first on Rohingya Vision.
THEY might be a small club, but they have big dreams. For the Rohingya Football Club (RFC), their dream is to have their own national team and play in the The post Rohingyas dare to dream appeared first on Rohingya Vision.
By Najmul Hassan | March 21, 2017 Cox’s Bazaar, Bangladesh — The Myanmar Commission of Inquiry has accused the freshly arrived Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh of fleeing their homes in The post Myanmar’s Commission Accuses Rohingya Refugees of Fleeing Homes for no Reason appeared first on Rohingya Vision.
By Rohingya Eye | March 20, 2017 Maungdaw – The Myanmar government resumed travel ban on the Rohingya people especially in northern Maungdaw region on Sunday (Mar 19) as the The post Gov’t Imposes Total Travel Ban on Rohingyas appeared first on Rohingya Vision.