Rohingya

Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday, January 5, 2018

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

Save the Children estimates that there will be 130 live births in the camps everyday

Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017

Rohingya people are 'victims of crimes against humanity', says UK aid charity head

Rohingya people are 'victims of crimes against humanity', says UK aid charity head

Rohingya are 'victims of crimes against humanity', says UK aid charity head

The director of the Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund (SCIAF), Alistair Dutton, made the comments during a visit to a refugee camp in Bangladesh

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

Investigation finds Myanmar’s security forces are raping Rohingya women

Myanmar’s security forces raping Rohingya women in droves, investigation finds

Myanmar’s security forces raping Rohingya women, investigation finds

The Associated Press spoke to 29 women and girls who told similar stories of rape

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

'I think this pope is the greatest we've ever had' - George Galloway defends Pope Francis in chat with calle

'I think this pope is the greatest we've ever had' - George Galloway defends Pope Francis in chat with caller

George Galloway defends Pope Francis in chat with caller

Our host said he believed in the current head of the Catholic Church, saying he was 'the greatest we ever had' in response to Norma's queries about his trip to Myanmar

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Rohingya crisis: Penny Mordaunt vows further £12mn in foreign aid

Rohingya crisis: Penny Mordaunt vows further £12 million in foreign aid

Penny Mordaunt vows further £12 million in foreign aid to Rohingya Muslims

The new International Trade Secretary visited the Rohingya community as part of a visit to Bangladesh

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Monk denied bail after allegedly inciting unrest during anti-Rohingya protest in Myanmar

Monk denied bail after allegedly inciting unrest during anti-Rohingya protest in Myanmar

Monk denied bail after allegedly inciting unrest during anti-Rohingya protest

The protest was calling for an end to the use of the word 'Rohingya' as many claim the people are actually illegal Bengali immigrants

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Rohingya refugees fill camps to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

Rohingya refugee camps full to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

Rohingya refugee camps full to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

So far roughly 592,000 Rohingya refugees have made it to Bangladesh after escaping violence in Myanmar, but their fight for freedom is not yet over

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Rohingya refugees saved after trying to cross river using jerrycans to float

Rohingya refugees saved after trying to cross river using jerrycans

Rohingya refugees saved after trying to cross river using jerrycans

It is claimed the refugees decided to swim across the river to Bangladesh after no boats arrived to transport them

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

At least 12 dead and several missing after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

At least 12 dead and several missing after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

At least 12 dead after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

Many of the people on the boat were thought to have been children

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya muslims in Myanmar

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya muslims in Myanmar

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya in Myanmar

UN humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock said it was 'unacceptable' humanitarian workers were having difficulty getting to Myanmar's Rakhine State

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford award

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford award

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford award

Oxford City Council said it is no longer appropriate to celebrate the work of Aung San Suu Kyi due to her response to the Rohingya crisis

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

More than 40,000 Rohingya refugees may be deported from India

More than 40,000 Rohingya refugees face deportation from India

More than 40,000 Rohingya refugees face deportation from India

The government asked local authorities to identify illegal immigrants including Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Myanmar makes offer to take back Rohingya refugees

Myanmar makes offer to take back Rohingya refugees

Myanmar makes offer to take back Rohingya refugees

Thousands of Rohingya have fled the country for Bangladesh in recent weeks

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

United Nations estimates $200 million is needed for Rohingya refugees

United Nations estimates $200 million needed for Rohingya refugees

United Nations estimates $200 million needed for Rohingya refugees

The UN says the estimate is for just six months, as many Rohingya Muslims flee violence in Myanmar

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of Muslims have been displaced in Myanmar

George Galloway: Why are none of these jihadists going to defend Muslims in Myanmar?

George Galloway: Why aren't any jihadists going to defend Muslims in Myanmar?

Our host asked the question during a heated monologue on the subject of the Rohingya

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of Muslims have been killed, beaten or driven from their homes

Aung San Suu Kyi is fully aware of Myanmar atrocities, human rights director Meenakshi Ganguly tells George Galloway

Aung San Suu Kyi is fully aware of Myanmar atrocities, says human rights expert

Meenakshi Ganguly said what is happening in Myanmar is "a shocking, shocking disaster and the responsibility lies with the state'

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsizes leaving five dead

Boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsizes leaving five dead

Boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsizes leaving five dead

Local people from the Shah Porir Dwip fishing village recovered the bodies

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

'Muslims should question why no one is defending their community in Myanmar', says George Galloway

'Muslims should question why no-one is defending their community in Myanmar', says George Galloway

'Muslims should question why no-one is defending their community in Myanmar'

George Galloway says he's shocked that no-one cares about people being murdered in Myanmar

Friday, August 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017

Militants attack Myanmar security forces leaving 25 people dead

Militants attack Myanmar security forces leaving 25 people dead

Militants attack Myanmar security forces leaving 25 people dead

Attacks started after the Rakhine Advisory Commission released a report about how to resolve violent clashes between Buddhists and the Rohingya Muslim minority

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi denies ethnic cleansing, but who is she?

Aung San Suu Kyi: the fallen angel mired in ethnic cleansing claims

Aung San Suu Kyi: the fallen angel mired in ethnic cleansing claims

Aung San Suu Kyi has been criticised for the crisis in Myanmar, but she says there is no ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya Muslim minority in the country