Rohingya

China, Russia under pressure from Myanmar Rohingya genocide ruling: Bob Rae

China, Russia under pressure from Myanmar Rohingya genocide ruling: Bob Rae

OTTAWA — China and Russia face pressure to prevent genocide in Myanmar…

 

Rohingya women and girls face renewed risks, harms in refugee camps: Oxfam

Rohingya women and girls face renewed risks, harms in refugee camps: Oxfam

OTTAWA — Rohingya women and girls who survived a genocide in Myanmar…

 

Envoy Bob Rae says Rohingya genocide prosecution faces legal hurdles

Envoy Bob Rae says Rohingya genocide prosecution faces legal hurdles

OTTAWA — Bob Rae, Canada’s special envoy to the Rohingya crisis, says…

 

Feds fall short of Rae request with $300M pledge for Rohingya crisis

Feds fall short of Rae request with $300M pledge for Rohingya crisis

OTTAWA — Federal cabinet ministers pledged money and diplomatic leadership on Wednesday…

Feds fall short of Rae request with $300M pledge for Rohingya crisis
‘They want to erase us.’ Hunger used to target Rohingya

‘They want to erase us.’ Hunger used to target Rohingya

NAYAPARA REFUGEE CAMP, Bangladesh — Abdul Goni says the Myanmar government was…

  • Feb 7, 2018
‘They want to erase us.’ Hunger used to target Rohingya
Rohingya methodically raped by Myanmar’s armed forces

Rohingya methodically raped by Myanmar’s armed forces

UKHIA, Bangladesh — The soldiers arrived, as they often did, long after…

  • Dec 11, 2017
Rohingya methodically raped by Myanmar’s armed forces
UN: Myanmar’s Rohingya likely faced crimes against humanity

UN: Myanmar’s Rohingya likely faced crimes against humanity

GENEVA — Myanmar’s Rohingya minority has “very likely” faced crimes against humanity…

  • Dec 5, 2017
UN: Myanmar’s Rohingya likely faced crimes against humanity
Time to restrict travel of Myanmar military elite with UN sanctions: Axworthy

Time to restrict travel of Myanmar military elite with UN sanctions: Axworthy

OTTAWA — Myanmar’s military elite need to have their wings clipped by…

Time to restrict travel of Myanmar military elite with UN sanctions: Axworthy
Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar — Myanmar’s military issued its most forceful denial yet that…

  • Nov 14, 2017
Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya Muslims
UN condemns violence in Myanmar forcing Rohingyas to flee

UN condemns violence in Myanmar forcing Rohingyas to flee

The UN Security Council unanimously approved a statement Monday strongly condemning the…

  • Nov 6, 2017
UN condemns violence in Myanmar forcing Rohingyas to flee
Rae urged to pressure Myanmar’s neighbours to stop military’s Rohingya crackdown

Rae urged to pressure Myanmar’s neighbours to stop military’s Rohingya crackdown

OTTAWA — Canada’s special envoy for the Rohingya crisis, Bob Rae, should…

Rae urged to pressure Myanmar’s neighbours to stop military’s Rohingya crackdown
What awaits Bob Rae? Abused Rohingya living in epic squalor in Bangladesh

What awaits Bob Rae? Abused Rohingya living in epic squalor in Bangladesh

OTTAWA — Picture 2,300 football fields side-by-side, home to hundreds of thousands…

  • Nov 1, 2017
What awaits Bob Rae? Abused Rohingya living in epic squalor in Bangladesh
Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS                                Rohingya Muslim men, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, carry their mother in a cloth tied to bamboo stick at Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh, Monday.

Draft UN resolution would condemn attacks on Rohingyas

Britain has circulated a draft UN resolution that would condemn violence that…

  • Oct 25, 2017
Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS                                Rohingya Muslim men, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, carry their mother in a cloth tied to bamboo stick at Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh, Monday.
US declaration of “ethnic cleansing” in Myanmar on way

US declaration of “ethnic cleansing” in Myanmar on way

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration moved toward a condemnation of “ethnic cleansing”…

  • Oct 24, 2017
US declaration of “ethnic cleansing” in Myanmar on way
Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladesh

Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladesh

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh — Thousands more Rohingya Muslims are fleeing large-scale violence…

  • Oct 17, 2017
Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladesh
UN refugee agency alarmed over attack on Rohingya refugees

UN refugee agency alarmed over attack on Rohingya refugees

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — The UN refugee agency said Wednesday that it…

  • Sep 27, 2017
UN refugee agency alarmed over attack on Rohingya refugees
Bangladesh plans separate shelters for Rohingya children

Bangladesh plans separate shelters for Rohingya children

Bangladesh plans separate shelters for Rohingya children DHAKA, Bangladesh — Bangladesh is…

  • Sep 26, 2017
Bangladesh plans separate shelters for Rohingya children
Rights groups say UN council ignores Rohingya ‘cleansing’

Rights groups say UN council ignores Rohingya ‘cleansing’

Two human rights groups accused the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday of…

  • Sep 12, 2017
Rights groups say UN council ignores Rohingya ‘cleansing’
Myanmar Buddhists seek tougher action against Rohingya

Myanmar Buddhists seek tougher action against Rohingya

BANGKOK — Several hundred Buddhist nationalists, including monks, rallied in Myanmar’s largest…

  • Aug 30, 2017
Myanmar Buddhists seek tougher action against Rohingya