» 07/26/2012, 00.00
MYANMAR - PAKISTAN
Pakistan Taliban against Myanmar, vow revenge over Rohingya blood
Extremist movement Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) threatens to strike at Myanmar targets in Pakistan and abroad. Extremists tell Pakistani government to break off diplomatic relations and close Myanmar's embassy in Islamabad. The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation intervenes in the matter.
06/12/2017 15:06:00 UN-MYANMAR
Rohingya, UN: the Burmese army guilty of 'probable crimes against humanity'
The charge for operations in October 2016 and last August. "Credible reports" on widespread, systematic and brutal attacks in Rakhine. The resolution requested by Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia approved by 33 votes, Beijing opposed. The Burmese government and army reject the accusations.
09/10/2017 09:58:00 BANGLADESH
Boat packed with Rohingya refugees capsizes: 12 dead, mostly children
There were 100 people on it, 40 adults. Exodus of Myanmar’s Muslims continues. Since August 150 died trying to reach Bangladesh through the Naf river.
15/01/2013 THAILAND - MYANMAR
A thousand of Rohingya refugees held in a reception centre in southern Thailand
The group includes 160 women and children. Their goal was to reach Malaysia or Indonesia to seek employment or rejoin family members who had already fled persecution in Myanmar. Traffickers get 2,000 dollars per person. Police arrest eight people.
08/07/2016 16:28:00 MYANMAR
European Parliament calls on Myanmar to end "brutal repression" against Rohingya
A resolution approved yesterday says Myanmar must "as a matter of urgency ensure free and unimpeded access" for the United Nations and rights groups in Rakhine State. It also condemns “unequivocally all incitement to racial or religious hatred”.
New parliament inaugurated after 30 years of violence
The inaugural session has ushered in a new rebuilding phase in Afghanistan. However many analysts accuse Kabul of not doing enough against warlords' illicit activities and for respect of human rights.
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