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  1. 1. news | 27 Feb 2015

    Reunions and ransoms play out in Rohingya camp's internet hut

    Myanmar

    Newspaper section: News

    » In this teeming camp for displaced Rohingya Muslims in western Myanmar, it's easy to overlook the internet huts. The raw emotion they generate is much harder to ignore.

  2. 2. news | 12 Feb 2015

    Myanmar cancels Rohingya voting rights

    By AFP

    » NAY PYI TAW - Myanmar Wednesday said identity cards for people without full citizenship, including Muslim Rohingya, will expire within weeks, snatching away voting rights handed to them just a day earlier after nationali...

  3. 3. news | 04 Feb 2015

    Myanmar slams UN use of 'Rohingya'

    By Reuters

    » Myanmar on Wednesday condemned a U.N. official for using the term Rohingya to describe a persecuted minority that the government refers to as Bengali, which implies they are illegal immigrants from neighbouring Banglades...

  4. 4. news | 20 Jan 2015

    Rohingya political prisoner freed

    By AP

    » YANGON — Rights groups welcomed the release of a prominent Rohingya Muslim doctor who was arrested while trying to calm rioters during sectarian violence in western Myanmar, but noted Tuesday scores of political prisoner...

  5. 5. news | 18 Jan 2015

    Strict surveillance at Rohingya shelter

    » Police have stepped up surveillance measures at a temporary shelter in Nakhon Si Thammarat housing 95 illegal Rohingya migrants following information that some Myanmar workers had tried to lure them into escaping.

  6. 6. news | 17 Jan 2015

    Rohingya convoy drivers sought

    » Police have issued warrants for the owners of five pickup trucks used to transport 98 illegal Rohingya migrants, three of whom later died.

  7. 7. news | 14 Jan 2015

    Local villagers reject Rohingya

    » A vacant house in a police compound will be used as a shelter for 95 illegal Rohingya migrants after local Muslims in Nakhon Si Thammarat province refused to allow them to be housed near their communities.

  8. 8. news | 14 Jan 2015

    2 Rohingya die in detention

    Migration

    Newspaper section: News

    » Two Rohingya men died on Monday night in detention in Nakhon Si Thammarat province.

  9. 9. news | 13 Jan 2015

    Plight of detained Rohingya upsets Niran

    immigration

    By Post Reporters, Newspaper section: News

    » National Human Rights Commissioner Niran Phithakwatchara has expressed concern over the fate of 97 Rohingya arrested on Sunday at a checkpoint in Hua Sai district, Nakhon Si Thammarat, saying their detention will harm th...

  10. 10. news | 12 Jan 2015

    4 Rohingya died duirng 4-month wait

    » Packed into pickup trucks, half-starving and struggling for air, the 98 Rohingya Muslims apprehended over the weekend in Nakhon Si Thammarat province turned out to be the lucky ones. Interviews with the migrants Monday r...

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