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News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar parliament approves $15M for Rakhine border fence

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/23/myanmar-parliament-approves-15m-for-rakhine-border-fence.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

BANGKOK – Myanmar's parliament has approved a budget of about $15 million for the construction of a fence and related projects along the border with Bangladesh in Rakhine state, from which about 700,000 members of its persecuted ethnic Rohingya Muslim ...

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar 'starving out' Rohingya in Rakhine: Amnesty

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/myanmar-starving-rohingya-rakhine-amnesty-180207141718699.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Authorities in Myanmar have robbed, abducted and deliberately starved Rohingya men, women and children, in an effort to make life "so intolerable" for members of the minority group that they will leave the country, Amnesty International says. In a ...

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar bulldozed scores of Rohingya villages since November: HRW

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/myanmar-bulldozed-scores-rohingya-villages-since-november-hrw-075447344.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Satellite imagery shows Myanmar authorities have bulldozed at least 55 Rohingya villages in northern Rakhine in recent months, Human Rights Watch said Friday, condemning the government for erasing evidence at sites where troops are accused of atrocities.

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar bulldozes remnants of Rohingya villages

News channel or source: https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-South-Central/2018/0223/Myanmar-bulldozes-remnants-of-Rohingya-villages
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Satellite images of Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state, released to The Associated Press by Colorado-based DigitalGlobe on Friday, show that dozens of empty villages and hamlets have been completely leveled by authorities in recent weeks – far more than ...

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar bulldozes what’s left of Rohingya Muslim villages

News channel or source: https://businessmirror.com.ph/myanmar-bulldozes-whats-left-of-rohingya-muslim-villages/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

In Photo: This December 2, 2017, satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows the village of Thit Tone Nar Gwa Son, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) north of Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar. Satellite images of Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state ...

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar bulldozes Rohingya villages after 'cleansing' campaign: group

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-rohingya-villages/myanmar-bulldozes-rohingya-villages-after-cleansing-campaign-group-idUSKCN1G70W9
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Win Myat Aye, the minister charged by Suu Kyi with leading rehabilitation efforts in Rakhine, said in September that land damaged by fire legally becomes “government-managed land”. ‘PATH TO PEACE’ The state-run Global New Light of Myanmar daily ...

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar Government Physically Erases Evidence Of Genocidal Crimes

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/news/myanmar-government-physically-erases-evidence-of-genocidal-crimes/vi-BBJuS28
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

First, Myanmar Rohingya Muslims' villages were burned to the ground. It's a vast operation rights groups say is destroying crucial evidence of mass atrocities. Satellite images of Rakhine state show dozens of empty villages leveled by authorities in recent ...

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Cyclone season and threat of violence loom over 720,000 Rohingya children in Myanmar and Bangladesh - UNICEF

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/prnewswire/press_releases/New_York/2018/02/23/C6113
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

According to the report, an estimated 185,000 Rohingya children remain in Myanmar's Rakhine State, fearful of the violence and horror that drove so many of their relatives and neighbours to flee. In Bangladesh, there are estimated to be around 534,000 ...

News Myanmar » Rakhine: Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages

News channel or source: http://www.postregister.com/articles/featured-nation-world/2018/02/23/myanmar-bulldozes-what-left-rohingya-muslim-villages
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

This combination of two satellite images provided by DigitalGlobe, Dec. 2, 2017, left; and Feb. 5, 2018, right; displaying the village of Myar Zin, about 30 kilometers (19 miles) north of Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar shows, that predominantly Rohingya ...