Wednesday, 17 Safar 1441 / 16 October 2019

Wednesday, 17 Safar 1441 / 16 October 2019

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In Myanmar, religious tensions simmer as madrassas shuttered

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 14:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YANGON -- Chit Tin, a 55-year-old Muslim man has prayed at the same madrassa in eastern Yangon his whole adult life, most of it spent under a junta...

UN urges Myanmar to give citizenship to Rohingya Muslims

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 12:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- The UN General Assembly approved a resolution Monday urging Myanmar to provide "full citizenship" to its Rohingya Muslim minority and to allow them to move freely...

Buddhists in Myanmar torch Muslim homes and shops

Monday, 26 Aug 2013 00:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, HTAN GONE - Hundreds of Buddhists carrying sticks and swords went on a rampage in a village in northwestern Myanmar, torching dozens of homes and shops following rumors...

Hundreds of Muslims in western Myanmar relocated

Sunday, 25 Aug 2013 00:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YANGON - Hundreds of Muslims trapped in ghetto-like conditions in western Myanmar after their homes were torched by Buddhist-mobs last year were moved Saturday to a camp for...

Indonesia builds three schools in Myanmar

Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 18:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA - Indonesian government provides financial assistance worth one million USD to build three elementary schools in Rakhine State, Myanmar. Indonesian Ambassador to Republic of the Union...

Myanmar activist: Muslim and Buddhist need helps in Myanmar

Monday, 27 May 2013 21:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Senior activist from Myanmar, Ko Ko Lim, said both between Muslims and Buddhists in Rakhine needed serious attention from the government as well as from international...

Indonesian Buddhists condem any violence in Myanmar

Monday, 27 May 2013 20:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Acting Chairman of  Indonesian Buddhist Congress (Walubi), Arief Harsono expressed his support related to policies of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to solve conflicts between Muslims ethnic...

SBY urges Myanmar to stop violence towards Rohingya people

Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 16:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono urged Myanmar to stop violence towards Rohingya Muslims in the country.  "I'm afraid the impact will be bad to Myanmar and also...

Muslims vanish as Buddhist attacks approach Myanmar's biggest city

Friday, 29 Mar 2013 23:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SIT KWIN - The Muslims of Sit Kwin were always a small group who numbered no more than 100 of the village's 2,000 people. But as sectarian violence...

Myanmar government struggles to contain anti-Muslim hostility

Monday, 25 Mar 2013 21:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEIKHTILA - Myanmar's government is struggling to contain anti-Muslim violence that touched the outskirts of the capital, Naypyitaw, at the weekend and forced it to send troops to...

Special Report: Witnesses tell of organized killings of Myanmar Muslims (5- end)

Monday, 12 Nov 2012 18:12 WIB

Hot ethnic nationalism REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PAIK THAY - The last spasm of violence took place at Kyauktaw, a town north of the state capital, Sittwe. At that point, the military shot into...

Special Report: Witnesses tell of organized killings of Myanmar Muslims (4)

Monday, 12 Nov 2012 17:56 WIB

Rakhines will drink kalar blood REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PAIK THAY -Tuesday began with a massacre. Reuters reporters visited dozens of villages in Rakhine State. But there was only one where their entry...

Special Report: Witnesses tell of organized killings of Myanmar Muslims (3)

Monday, 12 Nov 2012 17:31 WIB

We had no problems before REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PAIK THAY - On Monday, October 22, hundreds of Rakhine men gathered on the southern outskirts of Mrauk-U, an ancient capital studded with Buddhist temples...

Special Report: Witnesses tell of organized killings of Myanmar Muslims (2)

Monday, 12 Nov 2012 17:17 WIB

Called Bengalis REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PAIK THAY - Rohingya have lived for generations in Rakhine State, where postcard-perfect valleys sweep down to a mangrove-fringed coastline. But Rakhines and other Burmese view them as...

Special Report: Witnesses tell of organized killings of Myanmar Muslims (1)

Monday, 12 Nov 2012 17:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PAIK THAY - On a hot Sunday night in a remote Myanmar village, Tun Naing punched his wife and unleashed hell. She wanted rice for their three children. He said...

Rohingya conflict starts to interfere ASEAN

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 23:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian Ministry for Foreign Affairs said the violence towards Rohingya Muslims conducted by the Buddhist could damage the harmony among ASEAN members. Indonesia urges Burmese government to...