Rakhine State

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San Antonio Express-News
Buddhists protest to urge Myanmar not to repatriate Rohingyathe nearly 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh since
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 minutes ago
the nearly 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh since late August to escape violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state. The protest took place in Sittwe, the state capital, where many Rohingya lived before an outbreak of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Meth seizures shoot up in Myanmar’s crisis-hit RakhineYANGON: Myanmar police have seized more than $5 million worth of methamphetamin
The Manila Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
YANGON: Myanmar police have seized more than $5 million worth of methamphetamine pills in the north of violence-racked Rakhine state this month, an officer said Sunday. Millions of the caffeine-laced meth tablets were intercepted in Maungdaw... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Returning Rohingya may lose land, crops under Myanmar plansat a refugee camp in Bangladesh, is one of many Rohingya who hope to go back.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 minutes ago
at a refugee camp in Bangladesh, is one of many Rohingya who hope to go back. Describing how he fled his home in northern Rakhine state in late August, Ahmed said one of the few things he grabbed was a stack of papers - land contracts and receipts... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Buddhists protest to urge Myanmar not to repatriate Rohingyathe nearly 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh since
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 41 minutes ago
the nearly 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh since late August to escape violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state. The protest took place in Sittwe, the state capital, where many Rohingya lived before an outbreak of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Buddhists protest to urge Myanmar not to repatriate Rohingyathe nearly 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh since
The Middletown Press / Posted 44 minutes ago
the nearly 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh since late August to escape violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state. The protest took place in Sittwe, the state capital, where many Rohingya lived before an outbreak of... Read more
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The Hindu
For Rohingya, it was all a blinding flash and a smear of ashclaims of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi that military operation has ended sin
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
claims of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi that military operation has ended since September 5. As many as 288 villages in Rakhine State have been partially or fully destroyed since August 25, claimed HRW. With the attacks, the influx... Read more
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New Kerala
Eight lakh Rohingyas stranded in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar - newkerala news #282154come up in Ukhia and Teknaf, the IOM said in a statement. Attempts to pay off
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
come up in Ukhia and Teknaf, the IOM said in a statement. Attempts to pay off the military to remain in Northern Rakhine state have come to nought, a Bangla Tribune report said. There are a number of well-off Rohingya families now... Read more
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Swissinfo
China official says of Rohingya crisis foreign interference doesn't workgovernment's efforts to protect stability, a senior Chinese official said on Sa
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
government's efforts to protect stability, a senior Chinese official said on Saturday, amid ongoing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state. More than 500,000 Muslim Rohingya have fled across the border to Bangladesh following a counter-insurgency... Read more
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The Hindu
On Rohingya issue, China differs with West, backs Myanmar’s steps “to protect stability”government’s efforts to protect stability, a senior Chinese official said on Sa
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
government’s efforts to protect stability, a senior Chinese official said on Saturday, amid ongoing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state. More than 5,00,000 Muslim Rohingya have fled across the border to Bangladesh following a counter-insurgency... Read more
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EuroNews
China official says of Rohingya crisis foreign interference doesn't workgovernment’s efforts to protect stability, a senior Chinese official said on Sa
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
government’s efforts to protect stability, a senior Chinese official said on Saturday, amid ongoing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state. More than 500,000 Muslim Rohingya have fled across the border to Bangladesh following a counter-insurgency... Read more
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dna
Rohingya crisis: US lawmakers calls for 'tangible actions' against Myanmar's militarypersonnel; and work to address the root of this conflict by affirming support f
dna / Posted yesterday
personnel; and work to address the root of this conflict by affirming support for the report of the Advisory Commission on Rakhine State led by former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan. The bipartisan letter by members of the Senate Foreign Relations... Read more
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The North West Star
Australian cited in files on Indonesia's communism purgeregion today, in the Philippines gripped by a drug war, and Myanmar, where gove
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
region today, in the Philippines gripped by a drug war, and Myanmar, where government troops set upon Rohingya villages in Rakhine State. The National Security Archive says Telegram 1516 from the American Embassy in Jakarta was an "important... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lying in wait: Behind Malaysia's influx of foreign terroristsmore Malaysians being radicalised to join a cause closer to home: Fighting alon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
more Malaysians being radicalised to join a cause closer to home: Fighting alongside Rohingya militants in Myanmar's Rakhine state. So far, they have arrested two suspects - one Malaysian and one Indonesian - who were planning to go... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian journalist Frank Palmos cited in declassified US files on communism purge in Indonesiaregion today, in the Philippines gripped by a drug war, and Myanmar, where gove
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
region today, in the Philippines gripped by a drug war, and Myanmar, where government troops set upon Rohingya villages in Rakhine State. The National Security Archive says Telegram 1516 from the American Embassy in Jakarta was an "important... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Rohingya crisis: UNICEF issues 'Child Alert'of Rohingya children and families, and immediate unfettered humanitarian access
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
of Rohingya children and families, and immediate unfettered humanitarian access to all children affected by the violence in Rakhine State; 3. Support for the safe, voluntary and dignified return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar; and 4. A long-term... Read more
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New Kerala
UNICEF says Rohingya kids in Bangladesh in dire state - newkerala news #281798that many villages and food stocks have been burned. "We repeat the call for t
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
that many villages and food stocks have been burned. "We repeat the call for the need for protection of all children in Rakhine state, this is an absolute fundamental requirement. The atrocities against children and civilians must end," Ingram... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh in dire statethey witnessed, it said in a report “Outcast and Desperate”. In all, almost 60
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
they witnessed, it said in a report “Outcast and Desperate”. In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since Aug 25 when the UN says the Myanmar army began a campaign of “ethnic cleansing” following insurgent... Read more
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DW
Rohingya crisis - 'These people need all the help they can get' |well over a million Rohingya refugees since August 25. These people have fled v
DW / Posted yesterday
well over a million Rohingya refugees since August 25. These people have fled violence and insecurity in Myanmar's western Rakhine state. They have moved in to the region around Cox's Bazar in neighboring Bangladesh. The actual number of refugees... Read more
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Gulf News
Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh in dire state — UNICEFwitnessed, it said in a report titled Outcast and Desperate.In all, almost 600,
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
witnessed, it said in a report titled Outcast and Desperate.In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since August 25 when the United Nations (UN) says the Myanmar army began a campaign of “ethnic cleansing”... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rohingya refugees flee violence in Myanmarthe ‘clearance operations’ by Myanmar’s army and Buddhist mobs that were sparke
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
the ‘clearance operations’ by Myanmar’s army and Buddhist mobs that were sparked by militant attacks on security posts in Rakhine state on August 25, 2017. What the Rohingya refugees flee to is a different kind of suffering in sprawling makeshift... Read more
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Ekklesia
UN migration chief urges more support for Rohingyas fleeing Myanmar(18 October 2017), as he completed a three-day visit to Bangladesh. “The arc o
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
(18 October 2017), as he completed a three-day visit to Bangladesh. “The arc of misery that exists between Northern Rakhine state and Cox's Bazar is deeply upsetting – too many people suffering desperately with too little support,” he said,... Read more
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The Hindu
Nearly 58% of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are childrenattack on security posts in Myanmar, sparking a violent response from the milit
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
attack on security posts in Myanmar, sparking a violent response from the military which led to thousands of Rohingyas in Rakhine state fleeing to neighbouring Bangladesh. Mr. Ingram explained that very little is known about what is happening in... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
UN appeals for more support for Rohingya in ‘arc of misery’international community to provide more support for Rohingya Muslims fleeing Bu
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
international community to provide more support for Rohingya Muslims fleeing Burma (Myanmar) in the “arc of misery” between Rakhine State and Bangladesh. The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) warned on Thursday that “thousands will... Read more
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Weekly Times
Rohingya children in dire state: UNICEFthey witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 60
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
they witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since August 25 when the UN says the Myanmar army began a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" following insurgent... Read more
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CBS News
"The magnitude of the challenge is daunting" in the crisis of Rohingya children, UNICEF saysmilitary to cease all violations of human rights ... and call for unfettered ac
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
military to cease all violations of human rights ... and call for unfettered access for humanitarian organizations to Rakhine State." UNICEF's Bangladesh Representative, Edouard Beigbeder painted the picture of the crisis, which is growing... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Rohingya children in dire state: UNICEFthey witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 60
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
they witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since August 25 when the UN says the Myanmar army began a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" following insurgent... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Rohingya children in dire state: UNICEFthey witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 60
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
they witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since August 25 when the UN says the Myanmar army began a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" following insurgent... Read more
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News.com.au
Rohingya children in dire state: UNICEFthey witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 60
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
they witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since August 25 when the UN says the Myanmar army began a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" following insurgent... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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The North West Star
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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The Border Mail
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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The Courier
Australia defends Cambodian ties as crackdown continuesits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia defends Cambodia military ties as soldiers prepare to crush demonstratorsits refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committin
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
its refusal to cut support for Myanmar's military which is accused of committing atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. The UN has described the Rohingya crisis as ethnic cleansing and human rights groups say it amounts to crimes... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh in dire state: UNICEFthey witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 60
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
they witnessed, it said in a report "Outcast and Desperate". In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since Aug. 25 when the U.N. says the Myanmar army began a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" following insurgent... Read more
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EuroNews
Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh in dire state - UNICEFthey witnessed, it said in a report “Outcast and Desperate”. In all, almost 600
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
they witnessed, it said in a report “Outcast and Desperate”. In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since Aug. 25 when the U.N. says the Myanmar army began a campaign of “ethnic cleansing” following insurgent... Read more
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Reuters
Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh in dire state: UNICEFthey witnessed, it said in a report “Outcast and Desperate”. In all, almost 60
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
they witnessed, it said in a report “Outcast and Desperate”. In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since Aug. 25 when the U.N. says the Myanmar army began a campaign of “ethnic cleansing” following insurgent... Read more
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NZCity
Sexual predators, human traffickers target Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladeshfor those attacks and now some of the most infamous units — like Battalion 33 a
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
for those attacks and now some of the most infamous units — like Battalion 33 and Battalion 99 — have been sent to Rakhine State. The military has denied the allegations of rape, as well as claims of mass killings and the now-well... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sexual predators, human traffickers targeting Rohingya refugeesfor those attacks and now some of the most infamous units — like Battalion 33 a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
for those attacks and now some of the most infamous units — like Battalion 33 and Battalion 99 — have been sent to Rakhine State. The military has denied the allegations of rape, as well as claims of mass killings and the now-well... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN Ramps Up Aid Delivery to Rohingya Refugees in Bangladeshout that maternal, newborn and child health care are also in desperately short
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
out that maternal, newborn and child health care are also in desperately short supplyKofi Annan, Chair of Commission on Rakhine state, briefs reporters at UNSpeaking to reporters at UN Headquarters in New York after a closed-door meeting with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh lets stranded Rohingya into camps after screeningRohingya refugees had fled Myanmar for Bangladesh since late August, when milit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Rohingya refugees had fled Myanmar for Bangladesh since late August, when militant attacks on Myanmar's security forces in Rakhine state sparked a major army crackdown. But Bangladesh, which has been overwhelmed by the influx of people fleeing the... Read more
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The Star
Anifah calls for renewed political commitment among D-8 membershis statement, Anifah also highlighted the dire socio-economic situation faced
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
his statement, Anifah also highlighted the dire socio-economic situation faced by the Rohingya in Myanmar's Rakhine state. "One of the immediate ways (to address the issue) is for the Myanmar Government to allow unimpeded access for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore to give S$100,000 for humanitarian aid in RakhineSINGAPORE: Singapore will contribute S$100,000 towards humanitarian efforts in
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
SINGAPORE: Singapore will contribute S$100,000 towards humanitarian efforts in Myanmar's Rakhine state through the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance (AHA Centre). Parliamentary Secretary for Home Affairs and Health Amrin Amin... Read more
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Gulf News
Solar panels offer a lifeline in Rohingya refugee campsfood and clean water are hard to come by.But many villages in the isolated and
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
food and clean water are hard to come by.But many villages in the isolated and underdeveloped northern part of Myanmar’s Rakhine state where the refugees have travelled from also lacked access to mains power.The refugees AFP spoke to accused... Read more
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asianage
Solar power offers lifeline to Rohingyas in Bangladesh refugee campsfood and clean water are hard to come by. But many villages in the isolated an
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
food and clean water are hard to come by. But many villages in the isolated and under-developed northern part of Myanmar’s Rakhine state where the refugees have travelled from also lacked access to mains power. The refugees accused mainly Buddhist... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
For the Rohingyas in Bangladesh refugee camps, solar panels offer a lifelinefood and clean water are hard to come by. But many villages in the isolated an
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
food and clean water are hard to come by. But many villages in the isolated and under-developed northern part of Myanmar’s Rakhine state where the refugees have travelled from also lacked access to mains power. The refugees AFP spoke to accused... Read more
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Herald Sun
Awful story about what happened to woman’s facevisit South Asia next week — is urging the Myanmar government to improve humani
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
visit South Asia next week — is urging the Myanmar government to improve humanitarian access to the population in western Rakhine state. Currently the section is completely blocked off. Amnesty International has accused Myanmar’s security forces... Read more
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