Senin, 3 Zulqaidah 1439 / 16 Juli 2018

Senin, 3 Zulqaidah 1439 / 16 Juli 2018

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Bangladesh says starts of Rohingya return to Myanmar delayed

Selasa, 23 Jan 2018 04:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALONGKHALI -- Bangladesh has delayed the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar, set to start on Tuesday. The process of compiling and verifying the list of people...

Myanmar builds camp to house 30,000 Rohingya Muslims

Selasa, 16 Jan 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

EU calls on Myanmar to free Reuters journalists

Rabu, 10 Jan 2018 23:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Rohingya insurgents say they have no option but to fight

Senin, 08 Jan 2018 15:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Myanmar frees journalists working for Turkish broadcaster

Sabtu, 30 Des 2017 01:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Myanmar faces mounting calls for release of journalist

Minggu, 17 Des 2017 04:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Rohingya refugees still fleeing from Myanmar to Bangladesh

Jumat, 08 Des 2017 13:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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,...

UN seeks report from Myanmar on rapes, deaths of Rohingyas

Rabu, 29 Nov 2017 21:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

US calls Myanmar operation against Rohingya ethnic cleansing

Kamis, 23 Nov 2017 11:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Myanmar hopes for deal with Bangladesh on Rohingya refugees

Rabu, 22 Nov 2017 01:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

China proposes three-phase plan for Rohingya crisis

Senin, 20 Nov 2017 20:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Rabu, 15 Nov 2017 02:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Humanitarian crisis in Rakhine must be resolved soon: Jokowi

Senin, 13 Nov 2017 20:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Indonesia encourages repatriation of Rohingyas

Senin, 13 Nov 2017 16:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Jumat, 03 Nov 2017 03:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Bangladesh dragging feet over repatriating Rohingya: Myanmar

Kamis, 02 Nov 2017 00:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Myanmar detains Turkish state TV's reporters

Sabtu, 28 Okt 2017 07:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NAYPYITAW/YANGON -- Myanmar police detained two journalists working for Turkey's state broadcaster TRT and their interpreter and driver on Friday for flying a drone near the parliament compound,...

US considers sanction over Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya

Rabu, 25 Okt 2017 15:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- The United States is taking steps and considering a range of further actions over Myanmar's treatment of its Rohingya Muslim minority, including targeted sanctions under its...

Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh threatened by diseases

Sabtu, 21 Okt 2017 09:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- Nearly 590,000 Rohingya refugees have been admitted to camps in Bangladesh and 320,000 refugee children among them are threatened by water-borne diseases and desperate living conditions,...

UN says Myanmar army prevent Rohingya return

Kamis, 12 Okt 2017 16:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA -- Myanmar security forces have brutally driven out half a million Muslim Rohingya from northern Rakhine state, torching their homes, crops and villages to prevent them from returning,...

Indonesia urges Asian parliament to resolve Rohingya crisis

Selasa, 03 Okt 2017 19:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The delegation of the Indonesian House of Representatives (DPR) has encouraged the Asian Parliament to support efforts to resolve the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State, Myanmar. The...

Guterres appreciates Indonesia's contribution to Rohingyas

Kamis, 28 Sep 2017 23:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- The Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, has expressed his appreciation of Indonesia's contribution in handling the conflict and humanitarian crisis in Rakhine...

U.N. experts urge Suu Kyi to meet persecuted Rohingya

Rabu, 27 Sep 2017 11:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA -- Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi should personally meet members of the Muslim Rohingya minority which is being subjected to ongoing persecution by the military, a...

Myanmar finds more bodies in mass grave

Selasa, 26 Sep 2017 17:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YANGON -- Myanmar's army unearthed the bodies of 17 Hindu villagers on Monday, taking to 45 the number authorities suspect were killed by Muslim insurgents last month at...

Rohingya refugees need sustainable aid

Selasa, 26 Sep 2017 00:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh need sustainable humanitarian assistance, such as education and vocational training, to rebuild their lives."The most important sustainable shelter and sanitation, as well...

4+1 formula a way to resolve Rohingya issue: Kalla

Jumat, 22 Sep 2017 21:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The 4+1 formula suggested by Indonesia was one of the approaches that the world could adopt to resolve the Rohingya issue in Myanmar, Vice President...

India is considering supplying arms to Myanmar's govt

Jumat, 22 Sep 2017 01:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW DELHI -- India is considering supplying arms to Myanmar's government in a sign of strong support for a neighbour that faces criticism for its crackdown on Rohingya...

Rohingya tragedy: The piteous present for humanity

Kamis, 21 Sep 2017 22:35 WIB

By Zaki Mubarok Busro* REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, The world mourns whenever violence against humans particularly on innocent people such as women and children takes place. International society has discerned sufficient human catastrophes...

Kalla agrees with Trump's suggestion to handle Myanmar issue

Kamis, 21 Sep 2017 12:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla seconded US President Donald Trump who said he did not intend to get overly involved in the Myanmar issue but...

Trump urges "strong, swift" UN action to end Rohingya crisis

Kamis, 21 Sep 2017 12:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS/COX'S BAZAR -- U.S. President Donald Trump is urging the U.N. Security Council to take "strong and swift action" to bring Myanmar's Rohingya crisis to an end,...

Suu Kyi condemns all human rights violations in Rakhine

Selasa, 19 Sep 2017 21:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NAYPYITAW -- Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi condemned all human rights violations on Tuesday and said anyone responsible for abuses in troubled Rakhine State would face the...

China offers support to Myanmar at UN amid Rohingya crisis

Selasa, 19 Sep 2017 20:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- China supports efforts by the Myanmar government to protect its national security and opposes recent violent attacks in the country's Rakhine state, Chinese Foreign Minister...

PKS, PPP parties propose Galang island for Rohingya refugees

Selasa, 19 Sep 2017 04:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANJUNGPINANG -- Factions of the Justice and Prosperous Party (PKS) and the United Development Party (PPP) at the Riau Islands Provincial Legislative Assembly have proposed Pulau Galang as...

India says Rohingya refugees threat to national security

Selasa, 19 Sep 2017 01:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW DELHI -- India on Monday termed Rohingya refugees from Myanmar as a "very serious and potential threat to national security" and indicated it could soon deport them...

Wild elephants trample two Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Senin, 18 Sep 2017 20:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, COX'S BAZAR -- Wild elephants trampled to death two Rohingya Muslims in Bangladesh on Monday when they rampaged through a settlement where the refugees were taking shelter after...

Rights group urges new Myanmar sanctions over Rohingya crisis

Senin, 18 Sep 2017 15:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YANGON -- A rights group has called for targeted sanctions and an arms embargo against the Myanmar military in response to an offensive that has sent 410,000 Rohingya...

Myanmar authorities must be tried in international court: Lawmaker

Jumat, 15 Sep 2017 18:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Myanmar authorities should be tried in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for committing genocide and crimes against humanity. "We also urge Myanmar to grant...

Indonesia's Hercules planes to arrive in Bangladesh on Friday

Jumat, 15 Sep 2017 13:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CHITTAGONG -- Two C-130 Hercules planes of the Indonesian Air Force carrying humanitarian aid for Rohingya refugees, are expected to arrive in Bangladesh on Friday. The two planes...

Trapped by land mines, Rohingya languish in no-man's land

Kamis, 14 Sep 2017 01:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, COX'S BAZAR -- Until late last month, Syed Karim grew rice and sugarcane on a strip of unclaimed land along the international border where Myanmar ends and Bangladesh...

Next week, we send more aid for Rohingya: Jokowi

Kamis, 14 Sep 2017 01:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo said here on Wednesday that Indonesia would provide more aid for the Rohingyas in Myanmar. "God willing, we will ship more aid next week...