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Aljazeera
Myanmar journalists 'harassed' for reporting on Rohingya crisiscall "Islamic terrorism" in Rakhine state, she reported. The government has cl
Aljazeera / Posted 16 hours ago
call "Islamic terrorism" in Rakhine state, she reported. The government has classified the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), which launched attacks on hundreds of police posts and an army base in August, a "terrorist group". Government social... Read more
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BBC News
Myanmar Muslims fear further 'turning of the tide'following the latest round of violence in Rakhine. The violence was triggered
BBC News / Posted yesterday
following the latest round of violence in Rakhine. The violence was triggered after Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (Arsa) - a Rohingya Muslim militant group - launched simultaneous attacks on Myanmar security check posts in the region on 25... Read more
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The Economic Times
How the Indian government is keeping Rohingya outthe past two years, claiming their “right to defend” themselves, an armed rebel
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
the past two years, claiming their “right to defend” themselves, an armed rebel group Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) targeted several police posts in two separate attacks, killing 21. After the latest incident on August 25, Burmese... Read more
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International Business Times
Haunting black and white photos of Rohingya refugees that the whole world needs to see carried out coordinated attacks on more than 25 Myanmar police posts and an arm
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
carried out coordinated attacks on more than 25 Myanmar police posts and an army base. An Islamist insurgent group, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, or ARSA, took responsibility for the attacks, saying they were in defence of Rohingya communit... Read more
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asianage
Rohingya crisis: Is there a Saudi role?Army “claimed responsibility for attacks on police and army posts”. Is it any s
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Army “claimed responsibility for attacks on police and army posts”. Is it any surprise that the government declared ARSA a terrorist organisation? It was then that the military mounted a “brutal campaign that destroyed hundreds of Rohingya... Read more
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Gulf News
Myanmar army chief says Rohingya Muslims ‘not natives’, numbers fleeing exaggeratedthe Aug. 25 attacks that sparked the violence, he said.“Local Bengalis were inv
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
the Aug. 25 attacks that sparked the violence, he said.“Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the leadership of ARSA. That is why they might have fled as they feel insecure,” he said, referring to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rohingya Muslims 'not natives', numbers fleeing exaggerated - army chief25 August attacks that sparked the violence, he said. “Local Bengalis were inv
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
25 August attacks that sparked the violence, he said. “Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the leadership of ARSA. That is why they might have fled as they feel insecure,” he said, referring to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar army chief says Rohingya Muslims "not natives", numbers fleeing exaggeratedAug. 25 attacks that sparked the violence, he said. “Local Bengalis were invol
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Aug. 25 attacks that sparked the violence, he said. “Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the leadership of ARSA. That is why they might have fled as they feel insecure,” he said, referring to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar army chief says Rohingya Muslims 'not natives', numbers fleeing exaggeratedAug. 25 attacks that sparked the violence, he said. "Local Bengalis were invol
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
Aug. 25 attacks that sparked the violence, he said. "Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the leadership of ARSA. That is why they might have fled as they feel insecure," he said, referring to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army... Read more
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DW
Myanmar army chief says Rohingya crisis is exaggerated |security posts on August 25. Min Aung Hlaing, while not referring the UN repor
DW / Posted 4 days ago
security posts on August 25. Min Aung Hlaing, while not referring the UN report, said Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) insurgents were against a citizenship verification program. "Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Rohingya Muslims not native, Myanmar army chief saysimmense power, including exclusive say over security. "Local Bengalis were inv
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
immense power, including exclusive say over security. "Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the leadership of ARSA. That is why they might have fled as they feel insecure," Min Aung Hlaing said, referring to the Arakan Rohingya... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar army chief says Rohingya Muslims not native, refugee numbers exaggeratedthe term Bengali, was behind the attacks, he said. "Local Bengalis were involv
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
the term Bengali, was behind the attacks, he said. "Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the leadership of ARSA. That is why they might have fled as they feel insecure," he said, referring to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar army chief says Rohingya Muslims not native, refugee numbers exaggeratedthe term Bengali, was behind the attacks, he said. "Local Bengalis were involv
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
the term Bengali, was behind the attacks, he said. "Local Bengalis were involved in the attacks under the leadership of ARSA. That is why they might have fled as they feel insecure," he said, referring to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army... Read more
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The Economic Times
EU summit signals progress but no big resultsMyanmar, the fleeing Rohingyas have not been described as refugees and violence
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
Myanmar, the fleeing Rohingyas have not been described as refugees and violence by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) militants against the security forces as well as the civilian population has been noted in the joint statement. On the... Read more
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BBC News
The truth about Rohingya militantsRohingya crisis: Finding out the truth about Arsa militants - BBC News Accessi
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Rohingya crisis: Finding out the truth about Arsa militants - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Rohingya crisis:... Read more
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DW
Rohingya crisis: UN launches cholera vaccination drive in refugee camps |of violence after ceasefire expires A one-month ceasefire unilaterally enacted
DW / Posted 6 days ago
of violence after ceasefire expires A one-month ceasefire unilaterally enacted by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) to afford aid groups access to northwest Myanmar expired at midnight local time. On Tuesday, Myanmar officials... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After Rohingya crisis, Myanmar takes first step to ease Buddhist-Muslim tensionRakhine Buddhists in Rakhine, and by much of the wider population. The militan
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
Rakhine Buddhists in Rakhine, and by much of the wider population. The militants of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the Aug. 25 attacks that triggered the latest spasm of violence are demanding full citizenship rights and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar takes first step to ease Buddhist-Muslim tensionRakhine Buddhists in Rakhine, and by much of the wider population. The militan
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
Rakhine Buddhists in Rakhine, and by much of the wider population. The militants of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the Aug. 25 attacks that triggered the latest spasm of violence are demanding full citizenship rights and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar takes first step to ease Buddhist-Muslim tensionRakhine Buddhists in Rakhine, and by much of the wider population. The militan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Rakhine Buddhists in Rakhine, and by much of the wider population. The militants of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the Aug. 25 attacks that triggered the latest spasm of violence are demanding full citizenship rights and... Read more
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Gulf News
UNHCR on ‘full alert’ as 11,000 Rohingya flee in a dayBuddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population.The militants o
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
Buddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population.The militants of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the August 25 attacks that triggered the latest spasm of violence are demanding full citizenship rights... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar takes first step towards calming communal hatredBuddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population. The militants
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Buddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population. The militants of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the Aug 25 attacks that triggered the latest spasm of violence are demanding full citizenship rights and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar takes first step towards calming communal hatredBuddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population. The militants
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
Buddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population. The militants of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the Aug. 25 attacks that triggered the latest spasm of violence are demanding full citizenship rights and... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar takes first step toward calming communal hatredBuddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population. The militants
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
Buddhists in Rakhine State, and by much of the wider population. The militants of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the Aug. 25 attacks that triggered the latest spasm of violence are demanding full citizenship rights and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
On Rakhine beach, fleeing Rohingya live out perilous existenceor they feel threatened. Violence erupted in Rakhine after a group of insurgen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
or they feel threatened. Violence erupted in Rakhine after a group of insurgents from the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) attacked 30 official posts and killed 12 people on Aug 25. The militants claimed it was a defensive action to counter... Read more
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Reuters
Rohingya insurgent ceasefire ends in Myanmar with no report of attacksRohingya Muslim militants on Tuesday as a one-month insurgent ceasefire came to
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
Rohingya Muslim militants on Tuesday as a one-month insurgent ceasefire came to end. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) announced the ceasefire from Sept. 10 in order, they said, to facilitate aid deliveries to Rakhine State, where their... Read more
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asianage
With no report of attacks, Rohingya insurgent ceasefire ends in MyanmarRohingya Muslim militants on Tuesday as a one-month insurgent ceasefire came to
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
Rohingya Muslim militants on Tuesday as a one-month insurgent ceasefire came to end. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) announced the ceasefire from Sept. 10 in order, they said, to facilitate aid deliveries to Rakhine State, where their... Read more
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Swissinfo
Rohingya insurgent ceasefire ends in Myanmar with no report of attacksin the violence since late August, most of them insurgents. Even before the go
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
in the violence since late August, most of them insurgents. Even before the government offensive, the small, lightly armed ARSA had only appeared capable of hit-and-run raids on security posts, unable to mount any sort of sustained challenge to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rohingya insurgent ceasefire ends in Myanmar with no report of attacksin the violence since late August, most of them insurgents. Even before the go
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
in the violence since late August, most of them insurgents. Even before the government offensive, the small, lightly armed ARSA had only appeared capable of hit-and-run raids on security posts, unable to mount any sort of sustained challenge to the... Read more
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Reuters
Rohingya insurgent ceasefire ends in Myanmar with no report of attacksin the violence since late August, most of them insurgents. Even before the go
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
in the violence since late August, most of them insurgents. Even before the government offensive, the small, lightly armed ARSA had only appeared capable of hit-and-run raids on security posts, unable to mount any sort of sustained challenge to the... Read more
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dna
Rohingya row: Reports suggest illegal migration leads to decrease in GDP, increase in crime ratesSan Suu Kyi’s speech promising to take back Rohingya has received a positive re
dna / Posted 7 days ago
San Suu Kyi’s speech promising to take back Rohingya has received a positive response from Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA). In such circumstances, instead of contesting before the Indian Supreme Court, is it not appropriate to fight the case... Read more
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International Business Times
Photos: Sudden surge of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence and starvation in Myanmar rejects accusations of ethnic cleansing and has labelled the militants from the
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
rejects accusations of ethnic cleansing and has labelled the militants from the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) who launched the initial attacks as terrorists who have killed civilians and burnt villages.Aerial view of burned... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
No simple solution to the Rohingya crisisvillages, murdering innocent people and falsely blaming the atrocities on the r
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
villages, murdering innocent people and falsely blaming the atrocities on the rebel group Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA). The Burmese government continues to lay blame at the feet of the “terrorist” rebels, and religious and racial hatred... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
12 Rohingya refugees killed after boat capsizesmidnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
midnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the militant Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) will come to an end, the group said in a statement Saturday. ARSA leader Ata Ullah said the ceasefire was conducted to... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
12 Rohingya refugees killed after boat capsizesmidnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
midnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the militant Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) will come to an end, the group said in a statement Saturday. ARSA leader Ata Ullah said the ceasefire was conducted to... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
12 Rohingya refugees killed after boat capsizesmidnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
midnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the militant Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) will come to an end, the group said in a statement Saturday. ARSA leader Ata Ullah said the ceasefire was conducted to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
12 Rohingya refugees killed after boat capsizesmidnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
midnight local time Monday (2:30 p.m. ET), a month-long ceasefire called by the militant Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) will come to an end, the group said in a statement Saturday. ARSA leader Ata Ullah said the ceasefire was conducted to... Read more
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BBC News
The story not being talked about in Myanmargiven prominence to reports of the army finding mass graves of Hindus allegedly
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
given prominence to reports of the army finding mass graves of Hindus allegedly killed by Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (Arsa) militants. At the University of Yangon I wondered if I would find a different mood among students. Their links with... Read more
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The Hindu
China reinforces mediation call as Rohingya crisis spiralsRakhine state is at the heart of the Rohingya crisis. On August 25, the Arakan
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Rakhine state is at the heart of the Rohingya crisis. On August 25, the Arakan Rohingya Salivation Army (ARSA), operating in the state, attacked 30 police posts, killing 84, with 54 going missing. The massive retaliation by the... Read more
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EuroNews
Fears of fresh Myanmar violence as Rohingya crisis intensifiesof aid in violence-racked Rakhine State will come to an end at midnight on Mond
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
of aid in violence-racked Rakhine State will come to an end at midnight on Monday. Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) insurgents say they are ready to respond to any peace move by the Myanmar government. But when the ARSA announced the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rohingya insurgents open to peace deal if govt offer itif the government offered it. In a statement released through its Twitter acco
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
if the government offered it. In a statement released through its Twitter account, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) said its unilateral truce would end at midnight on Oct 9. “The humanitarian pause was conducted in order to enable... Read more
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Gulf News
Rohingya militants say ceasefire to end on October 9if the government reciprocated.In a statement released through its Twitter acco
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
if the government reciprocated.In a statement released through its Twitter account, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (Arsa) said its unilateral truce would end at midnight on October 9.“The humanitarian pause was conducted in order to enable... Read more
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asianage
Rohingya militants say ceasefire to end on Oct 9, open to peace if Myanmar govt respondsif the government reciprocated. In a statement released through its Twitter ac
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
if the government reciprocated. In a statement released through its Twitter account, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) said its unilateral truce would end at midnight on October 9. "The humanitarian pause was conducted in order to enable... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rohingya militants say ceasefire to end on October 9if the government reciprocated. In a statement released through its Twitter ac
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
if the government reciprocated. In a statement released through its Twitter account, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) said its unilateral truce would end at midnight on October 9. "The humanitarian pause was conducted in order to enable... Read more
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New Kerala
Joint Statement during 14th India-EU Summit - newkerala news #278272Both sides took note that this violence was triggered off by a series of attack
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Both sides took note that this violence was triggered off by a series of attacks by Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) militants which led to loss of lives amongst the security forces as well as the civilian population. Both sides... Read more
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Reuters
Rohingya insurgents open to peace but Myanmar ceasefire endingto enable the delivery of aid in violence-racked Rakhine State is about to end.
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
to enable the delivery of aid in violence-racked Rakhine State is about to end. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) did not say what action it would take after the ceasefire ends at midnight on Monday but it was “determined to stop the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rohingya insurgents open to peace but Myanmar ceasefire endingto enable the delivery of aid in violence-racked Rakhine State is about to end.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
to enable the delivery of aid in violence-racked Rakhine State is about to end. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) did not say what action it would take after the ceasefire ends at midnight on Monday but it was "determined to stop the... Read more
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NZCity
Myanmar: Video shows bodies and burning villages as army 'continues campaign' against Rohingya Muslimsas the Kachin, Karen and Shan people — this Rohingya insurgency is relatively n
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
as the Kachin, Karen and Shan people — this Rohingya insurgency is relatively new. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) announced itself in October last year with an attack on police posts. ARSA is believed to be overseen and financed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bodies and burning villages: Inside Myanmar's 'ethnic cleansing'as the Kachin, Karen and Shan people — this Rohingya insurgency is relatively n
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
as the Kachin, Karen and Shan people — this Rohingya insurgency is relatively new. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) announced itself in October last year with an attack on police posts. ARSA is believed to be overseen and financed... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Divided Asean urged to act on Rohingya crisisinto Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh since Aug 25 when members of the Rohingya militant
Asian Correspondent / Posted 11 days ago
into Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh since Aug 25 when members of the Rohingya militant group Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) launched attacks on the outposts of Burmese security forces, sparking a violent backlash from the Tatmadaw. The army... Read more
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Aljazeera
Myanmar's Rohingya beg for help: 'People are starving'Min Aung Hlaing, in a Facebook post on Thursday, blamed the fresh bout of arson
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
Min Aung Hlaing, in a Facebook post on Thursday, blamed the fresh bout of arson on the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Front (ARSA). The refugee crisis erupted after ARSA fighters attacked border posts on August 25. In some areas, the violence has... Read more
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