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Myanmar builds camp to house 30,000 Rohingya Muslims

Selasa, 16 Jan 2018 02:30 WIB

YANGON -- Myanmar is building a camp to temporarily house 30,000 Rohingya Muslims targeted for repatriation after fleeing violence in Rakhine State, state media reported on Monday, as Myanmar and Bangladesh meet to...

EU calls on Myanmar to free Reuters journalists

Rabu, 10 Jan 2018 23:01 WIB

BRUSSELS -- The European Union called on the Myanmar authorities to release two Reuters journalists after a court hearing in Yangon on Wednesday at which prosecutors sought charges against them under the Official...

Rohingya insurgents say they have no option but to fight

Senin, 08 Jan 2018 15:32 WIB

YANGON -- Rohingya Muslim insurgents said on Sunday they have no option to fight what they called Myanmar state-sponsored terrorism to defend the Rohingya community, and they demanded that the Rohingya be consulted...

Myanmar frees journalists working for Turkish broadcaster

Sabtu, 30 Des 2017 01:15 WIB

NAYPYIDAW -- Myanmar on Friday freed two journalists for Turkey's state broadcaster, their local interpreter and a driver after they completed a two-month jail sentence for violating an aircraft law by filming with...

Myanmar faces mounting calls for release of journalist

Minggu, 17 Des 2017 04:20 WIB

UNITED NATIONS/YANGON -- U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday that the United States was demanding "the immediate release" of two Reuters reporters arrested in Myanmar "or information as to the...

Rohingya refugees still fleeing from Myanmar to Bangladesh

Jumat, 08 Des 2017 13:29 WIB

DHAKA -- Rohingya refugees continue to flee Myanmar for Bangladesh even though both countries set up a timetable last month to allow them to start to return home, the U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR)...

UN seeks report from Myanmar on rapes, deaths of Rohingyas

Rabu, 29 Nov 2017 21:26 WIB

GENEVA -- A United Nations women's rights panel called on Myanmar on Tuesday to report within six months on rapes and sexual violence against Rohingya women and girls by its security forces in...

US calls Myanmar operation against Rohingya ethnic cleansing

Kamis, 23 Nov 2017 11:44 WIB

WASHINGTON -- The United States on Wednesday labeled the Myanmar military operation against the Rohingya population "ethnic cleansing" and said it would consider targeted sanctions against those responsible. Referring to "horrendous atrocities" against the...

Myanmar hopes for deal with Bangladesh on Rohingya refugees

Rabu, 22 Nov 2017 01:37 WIB

NAYPYITAW -- Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday she hopes talks with Bangladesh this week will result in a memorandum of understanding on the "safe and voluntary return"...

China proposes three-phase plan for Rohingya crisis

Senin, 20 Nov 2017 20:10 WIB

SHANGHAI -- China has proposed a three-phase plan for resolving the Rohingya crisis, starting with a ceasefire, that has won the support of Myanmar and Bangladesh, the Foreign Ministry said. More than 600,000 Muslim...

Shinzo Abe offers $1 billion in rural aid to Suu Kyi

Rabu, 15 Nov 2017 02:42 WIB

TOKYO -- Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday pledge up to 117 billion yen ($1.03 billion) of development aid to Myanmar in a meeting in Manila with government leader Aung San Suu...

Humanitarian crisis in Rakhine must be resolved soon: Jokowi

Senin, 13 Nov 2017 20:23 WIB

MANILA -- President Joko Widodo expressed hope that the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State would be resolved soon. "We are concerned about the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State and understand the complexity of the...

Indonesia encourages repatriation of Rohingyas

Senin, 13 Nov 2017 16:57 WIB

MANILA -- Indonesia is encouraging Myanmar and Bangladesh to cooperate in efforts to repatriate Rohingya refugees back to their homes. To do so, both governments should immediately complete and sign a memorandum of understanding...

Suu Kyi urges people "not to quarrel" on visit to Rakhine

Jumat, 03 Nov 2017 03:21 WIB

SITTWE -- Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, on Thursday urged people "not to quarrel" as she visited areas riven by ethnic violence for the first time since hundreds of thousands...

Bangladesh dragging feet over repatriating Rohingya: Myanmar

Kamis, 02 Nov 2017 00:33 WIB

 YANGON -- Myanmar has blamed Bangladesh for delaying the start of a repatriation process for hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees, saying it feared Dhaka could be stalling until it receives multi-million dollars...