Monthly Archives: December 2013

Nine Rohingyas missing in Naff River

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Nine Rohingya passengers were missing by sinking a boat in Naff River while crossing the Naff River from Zadi Mora Point to Burma yesterday, Lalu Meah, a local fisherman from Teknaf said.

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BGB removes 39 mines from Bangladesh-Burma border

Naikhon Chari,Bangladesh:  Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) removed at least 39 land mines from Bangladesh-Burma border pillar No. 44, nearby Kachubunia village in Naikhong Chari of Bandarban district, according to BGB’s December 29 information.

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Arakan Army arrested at Bangladesh-Burma border

Bandarbon, Bangladesh: A member of Arakan Army (AA) was arrested with gun and ammunition from Bangladesh-Burma border by locals on December 16, according to local Bangla newspaper named Purbokon.

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Handicapped man jailed in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A handicapped man was sentenced to one year jail on December 16, by Maungdaw judge court over allegation that he was irreverent to a Saya Ma Gyi (School Headmistress), according to a close relative named Sharif (not

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More Methamphetomine tablets smuggled to Bangladesh

Teknaf, Bangladesh: MoreMethamphetamine (Yaba) tablets have been smuggled to Bangladesh from Burma but the concerned authorities of Bangladesh are unable to stop smuggling Yaba tablets along the Bangladesh-Burma border, said a local trader from Teknaf border.

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Bangladesh and Burma exchange prisoners

Naikonchari, Bangladesh: Bangladesh Border Guard (BGB) handed over five released prisoners to the border immigration of Burma on December 10, while Burma’s border immigration handed over two Bangladeshi prisoners through flag meeting between BGB and border immigration of Burma nearby

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Village Admins extort money from villagers in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Village Administration officers of Pawet Chaung village tract of Maungdaw Township extorted money from villagers by giving them false promises to give marriage permission for their sons and daughters, said a local leader Hamid (not real name).

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Restless Beings: Rohingya Press Conference