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News Myanmar » Security: 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

The villages were all set ablaze in the wake of violence last August, when a brutal clearance operation by security forces drove hundreds of thousands of Rohingya into exile in Bangladesh. First, their villages were burned to the ground. Now, Myanmar’s ...

News Myanmar » Security: What Next for Myanmar’s New Drug Strategy?

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/what-next-for-myanmars-new-drug-strategy/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

“China-Myanmar Security Operation Spotlights Big Drug Challenge”). One of these lines of effort is developing a drug policy that is more comprehensive and effective. Though the need has been existent for years, discussions on the specifics of a ...

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

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/myanmar-parliament-approves-15m-rakhine-border-fence-53303098
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The security forces acted after a Rohingya militant group carried out coordinated attacks on more than 30 police outposts and other targets. Negotiations are underway to have the Rohingya return to Myanmar, but there is extreme concern that their safety ...

News Myanmar » Security: 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

The villages were all set ablaze in the wake of violence last August, when a brutal clearance operation by security forces drove hundreds of thousands of Rohingya into exile in Bangladesh. While Myanmar's government claims it's simply trying to rebuild a ...

News Myanmar » Security: Civilian witness contradicts Myanmar police on Reuters reporters' arrest: defense

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-journalists/civilian-witness-contradicts-myanmar-police-on-reuters-reporters-arrest-defense-idUSKCN1G51SU?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The United States told a recent meeting of the United Nations Security Council that Myanmar had “the gall to blame the media” for the situation in Rakhine and demanded that the reporters be freed. Myanmar’s U.N. Ambassador Hau Do Suan said the ...

News Myanmar » Security: Myanmar Is Bulldozing Rohingya Villages in a Move Some Fear Is Erasing Evidence of Atrocities

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/myanmar-bulldozing-rohingya-villages-move-085335814.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The villages were all set ablaze in the wake of violence last August, when a brutal clearance operation by security forces drove hundreds of thousands of Rohingya into exile in Bangladesh. While Myanmar’s government claims it’s simply trying to rebuild ...

News Myanmar » Security: PHOTOS: Myanmar Apparently Razing Remains Of Rohingya Villages

News channel or source: http://wypr.org/post/photos-myanmar-apparently-razing-remains-rohingya-villages
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Myanmar's government, for its part ... Conditions are not yet conducive to the voluntary repatriation of Rohingya refugees," Grandi told members of the Security Council. "The causes of their flight have not been addressed, and we have yet to see ...

News Myanmar » Security: Myanmar accused of 'bulldozing' proof of crimes against Rohingya

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/myanmar-accused-bulldozing-proof-crimes-rohingya-180223130808023.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

HRW described the actions by Burmese security forces as an "ethnic cleansing campaign" and called on the UN and Myanmar's donors to demand an end to the demolitons. Bulldozing these areas threatens to erase both the memory and the legal claims of the ...

News Myanmar » Security: Myanmar Tourism Bouncing Back Despite Rohingya Crisis

News channel or source: https://skift.com/2018/02/22/myanmar-tourism-bouncing-back-despite-rohingya-crisis/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Around 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar’s Rakhine State to neighboring Bangladesh since August last year when militants from the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army attacked 25 police and army posts, killing a dozen security officials. The military ...

News Myanmar » Security: 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

The villages were all set ablaze in the wake of violence last August, when a brutal clearance operation by security forces drove hundreds of thousands of Rohingya into exile in Bangladesh. While Myanmar’s government claims it’s simply trying to rebuild ...