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Boston Globe
Protesters call for end to humanitarian crisis in Myanmar— we can provide help to every Rohingya person,” Imam Abdallah Ddumba, who help
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
— we can provide help to every Rohingya person,” Imam Abdallah Ddumba, who helped organize the rally for the advocacy group Burma Task Force USA, said before the rally. “We will do every thing possible to stop it. [We want] to give that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Let your brain do battle with our quiz on World War truthsUS war worker, used to recruit women to work? 28. What British special forces
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
US war worker, used to recruit women to work? 28. What British special forces unit operated behind Japanese lines in Burma? 29. Truth or fiction? The Allies disguised the body of a tramp who had died from rat poison as a British officer... Read more
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dna
Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blastin the largest mass refugee movement in recent decades. "The dangers faced by
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
in the largest mass refugee movement in recent decades. "The dangers faced by thousands of Rohingya fleeing atrocities in Burma are deadly enough without adding landmines to the mix," said Meenakshi Ganguly, HRW's South Asia director. "The... Read more
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Gulf News
Rohingya man’s Myanmar escape highlights relief and regretsthe chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers’ bullets, Kari
Gulf News / Posted 15 hours ago
the chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers’ bullets, Karim lost track of his family.“In the night the Burma army started firing,” Karim said Friday as he entered Bangladesh, exhausted and with sweat dripping from every pore of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blastthe hundreds of thousands of Rohingya seeking sanctuary. "The dangers faced by
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 hours ago
the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya seeking sanctuary. "The dangers faced by thousands of Rohingya fleeing atrocities in Burma are deadly enough without adding landmines to the mix," said Meenakshi Ganguly, HRW's South Asia director. "The Burmese... Read more
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birminghammail
Man and woman slap each other in fight over MICROPHONE at rallyviolence broke out at a demonstration in support of the oppressed Rohingya Musl
birminghammail / Posted 19 hours ago
violence broke out at a demonstration in support of the oppressed Rohingya Muslims fleeing the ethnic cleansing in Burma, held in Birmingham City Centre. Footage shows a man in a red top and woman in green pushing being jostled by the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
People’s Tribunal on Myanmar Declares Rohingya Face Genocideand crime against humanity against other ethnic minorities.Since September 18,
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 hours ago
and crime against humanity against other ethnic minorities.Since September 18, 2017 the Permanent People’s Tribunal on Burma has been in session in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to listen to testimonies regarding the Myanmar government’s... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Rohingya man's Myanmar escape highlights relief and regretschaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lo
The Middletown Press / Posted 22 hours ago
chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lost track of his family. "In the night the Burma army started firing," Karim said Friday as he entered Bangladesh, exhausted and with sweat dripping from every pore of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Rohingya man's Myanmar escape highlights relief and regretschaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lo
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 22 hours ago
chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lost track of his family. "In the night the Burma army started firing," Karim said Friday as he entered Bangladesh, exhausted and with sweat dripping from every pore of... Read more
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FOX News
Rohingya man's Myanmar escape highlights relief and regretschaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lo
FOX News / Posted 22 hours ago
chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lost track of his family. "In the night the Burma army started firing," Karim said Friday as he entered Bangladesh, exhausted and with sweat dripping from every pore of... Read more
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FOX News
Rohingya man's Myanmar escape highlights relief and regretschaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lo
FOX News / Posted 22 hours ago
chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lost track of his family. "In the night the Burma army started firing," Karim said Friday as he entered Bangladesh, exhausted and with sweat dripping from every pore of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rohingya man's Myanmar escape highlights relief and regretschaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lost track of his family. "In the night the Burma army started firing," Karim said Friday as he entered Bangladesh, exhausted and with sweat dripping from every pore of... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Rohingya man's Myanmar escape highlights relief and regretschaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lo
The Register Citizen / Posted 23 hours ago
chaos of an exit punctuated by the crack of Myanmar soldiers' bullets, Karim lost track of his family. "In the night the Burma army started firing," Karim said Friday as he entered Bangladesh, exhausted and with sweat dripping from every pore of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'In horrific pain': How Kaye’s mum died from a sore on her footas a young man, and with his grandson Ryan (right).A tragic mistake Warren Mar
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
as a young man, and with his grandson Ryan (right).A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Sen. Bernie Sanders in San Francisco to promote Medicare for Allfor older and disabled citizens — to everyone. U.S. Senator Bernie sanders soo
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
for older and disabled citizens — to everyone. U.S. Senator Bernie sanders soon to speak to nurse's rally at Yerba Burma Center in support of single-payer Medicare for all bill. #KTVUpic.twitter.com/wnh0G0MFcD Political experts say that... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Amnesty International reveal images which they claim shows Rohingya villages being burned todayInternational has claimed that Myanmar security forces and local vigilante mobs
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
International has claimed that Myanmar security forces and local vigilante mobs are still burning Rohingya villages in Burma, despite assertions by the country's leader Aung San Suu Kyi that they had stopped. The group say they have seen three... Read more
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Canberra Times
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horroras a young man, and with his grandson Ryan (right).A tragic mistake Warren Mar
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
as a young man, and with his grandson Ryan (right).A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rohingya mother describes incredible escape from Myanmar troopsfor a super camp underway. Pictured, in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, tens of thousa
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
for a super camp underway. Pictured, in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, tens of thousands of refugees flee over the border from Burma Aid agencies are struggling after the unexpected influx of people - one of the fastest growing refugee crisis in more... Read more
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express
'It strikes down laws!' Tory Brexiteer blasts ECJ and makes assurances on citizens' rightsdown national laws”. In a heated discussion with BBC Newsnight presenter Kirst
express / Posted yesterday
down national laws”. In a heated discussion with BBC Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark, the MEP insisted the UK was “not Burma for heaven’s sake” as he rubbished the idea the UK would “start deporting people”. The host put it to the politician... Read more
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The Border Mail
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horroras a young man, and with his grandson Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
as a young man, and with his grandson Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City man waives homicide by vehicle chargesFRACKVILLE — A Mahanoy City man charged with causing a crash that claimed the l
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
FRACKVILLE — A Mahanoy City man charged with causing a crash that claimed the life of another man on Burma Road in Ryan Twp. in April waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday. The arrest was the result of video from a dash cam inside the... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Buddhists throw petrol bombs to stop Rohingya aid shipmentBUDDHIST protesters in Burma (Myanmar) have thrown petrol bombs to stop an aid
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
BUDDHIST protesters in Burma (Myanmar) have thrown petrol bombs to stop an aid shipment intended for Muslims in the country’s restive Rakhine State. The incident late on Wednesday ended when police fired in the air to disperse the protesters and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Myanmar's military: The power Aung San Suu Kyi can't controland Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
and Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) could contribute to positive reform in Burma," McCain said in his statement, "I can no longer support expanding military-to-military cooperation given the worsening... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Myanmar's military: The power Aung San Suu Kyi can't controland Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
and Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) could contribute to positive reform in Burma," McCain said in his statement, "I can no longer support expanding military-to-military cooperation given the worsening... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Myanmar's military: The power Aung San Suu Kyi can't controland Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
and Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) could contribute to positive reform in Burma," McCain said in his statement, "I can no longer support expanding military-to-military cooperation given the worsening... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Myanmar's military: The power Aung San Suu Kyi can't controland Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
and Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) could contribute to positive reform in Burma," McCain said in his statement, "I can no longer support expanding military-to-military cooperation given the worsening... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Myanmar's military: The power Aung San Suu Kyi can't controland Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
and Myanmar's. "While I had hoped the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) could contribute to positive reform in Burma," McCain said in his statement, "I can no longer support expanding military-to-military cooperation given the worsening... Read more
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The Register Citizen
For Rohingya Muslim child refugees, too many losses to countBy age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
By age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see in a lifetime. He saw his father shot by "Burma soldiers," he volunteers in a calm yet deeply unsettling tone, lifting two fingers of his right hand to illustrate the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrorMaris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
Maris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
For Rohingya Muslim child refugees, too many losses to countBy age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
By age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see in a lifetime. He saw his father shot by "Burma soldiers," he volunteers in a calm yet deeply unsettling tone, lifting two fingers of his right hand to illustrate the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
For Rohingya Muslim child refugees, too many losses to countBy age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
By age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see in a lifetime. He saw his father shot by "Burma soldiers," he volunteers in a calm yet deeply unsettling tone, lifting two fingers of his right hand to illustrate the... Read more
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The North West Star
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrorMaris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Maris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrorMaris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Maris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrorMaris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Maris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
For Rohingya Muslim child refugees, too many losses to countBy age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
By age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see in a lifetime. He saw his father shot by "Burma soldiers," he volunteers in a calm yet deeply unsettling tone, lifting two fingers of his right hand to illustrate the... Read more
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The Courier
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrorMaris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Maris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrorMaris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
Maris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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The Young Witness
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrorMaris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
Maris as a young man, and with his son Warren (right). A tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Western Advocate
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrortake: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren M
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
take: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrortake: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren M
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
take: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Manning River Times
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrortake: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren M
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
take: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrortake: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren M
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
take: "The level of staff is dictated by what you can get away with." Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrordictated by what you can get away with." NEEDS CAPTIONA tragic mistake Warren
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
dictated by what you can get away with." NEEDS CAPTIONA tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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The Age
Dawn's final days reveal aged care horrordictated by what you can get away with." NEEDS CAPTIONA tragic mistake Warren
The Age / Posted yesterday
dictated by what you can get away with." NEEDS CAPTIONA tragic mistake Warren Maris' father, Ted, survived Changi and the Burma Railway and had what Maris describes as "a near-front-row seat" for the Hiroshima bomb. But one day in 2012 in his... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Three-month-old red panda cub on view at Manhattan zooprogram to help ensure long-term genetic and demographic diversity of the panda
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
program to help ensure long-term genetic and demographic diversity of the pandas. In the wild, red pandas can be found in Burma, China, India, Nepal and Tibet. They are endangered because deforestation has eliminated their nesting sites and food... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Already good for silver, Delarmino shoots for Muay Thai goldsaid the 26-year-old Delarmino, whose claim to fame were a pair of silver finis
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
said the 26-year-old Delarmino, whose claim to fame were a pair of silver finishes in the 2014 Asian Beach Games and 2013 Burma Southeast Asian Games. “He (Kokkrachai) is more of a technical fighter but we will not fight on his terms. We would... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
No statement from Dhaka as Bangladesh FM meets Russia's Lavrov at UNnine years agreed a statement on Myanmar condemning the violence. Moscow, howe
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
nine years agreed a statement on Myanmar condemning the violence. Moscow, however, described this as an internal issue of Burma despite the fact that it did not veto in the Security Council to stop the statement. Lavrov is heading the Russian... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Influx of Rohingya refugees has changed Bangladesh community Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Burma into Bangladesh, wait during di
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Burma into Bangladesh, wait during distribution of food items near Kutupalong refugee camp (AP) September 21 2017 Influx of Rohingya refugees has... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee campssanitation and shelter. Of that, $28 million will go to the Bangladesh side and
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
sanitation and shelter. Of that, $28 million will go to the Bangladesh side and $4 million to Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. "We are urging the Burmese government to control the violence in the area, to cease attacks against civilians, and to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
No doubt ethnic cleansing ongoing in Myanmar: British MPs on Rohingyascamp. No dispute as far as I am concerned that these people have been driven ou
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
camp. No dispute as far as I am concerned that these people have been driven out of the country and have been abandoned by Burma.” “We heard stories of people whose children have been killed in brutal fashion. Everyone we spoke to said terrible... Read more
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