Authority not allow UNHCR officers to meet Rohingya in Maungdaw

Maungdaw authority – U Khin Maung Lwin, the District Administration Officer and  U Hla Myint, the Township administration officer- had denied UNHCR officers to meet Rohingya elders from Maungdaw on July 11 , said Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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BGP use dump truck to transport Rohingya prisoners to court

Burma border guard police (BGP) are using dump truck for transporting Rohingya prisoners from Buthidaung jail to Maungdaw town court, Amina Begum, a closed relative of one prisoner from Maungdaw.
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Police loot money from villager in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw Police looted Kyat 300,000 from a villager of northern Maungdaw on July 3, over the allegation that he had involved in human trafficking, Hamid, a close relative of the victim.
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Rubbers attacked Leda camp, wounded 8 refugees

Teknaf, Bangladesh:  A robbery was committed at Leda unregistered Rohingya camp, Nila union, under the Teknaf police station by local robbers on July 8, at about 12:30 am,  and wounded eight refugees including two minor boys and woman, said Hakim, a refugee leader from the camp.
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Teknaf land-port earns revenue over Tk 450. 45 million with Burma

Teknaf, Bangladesh:  Teknaf land-port of Bangladesh earned revenue over 450.45 million Taka to and from Burma over the 2013-2015 Fiscal year, according to Teknaf custom official.
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Burma releases 62 Rohingya prisoners from Buthidaung jail

Buthidaung, Arakan State: A special court of Buthidaung released some Rohingyas from Buthidaung jail on July 1 who were arrested by army in violence at 2012, according to Halim, a Human Rights watchdog from Maungdaw. Continue reading

Heavy rains destroy paddy seedlings and bridges in Maungdaw south

Maungdaw, Arakan State: In Maungdaw south, people have been facing difficulties in traveling and finding food since June 26, after destroying bridges and paddy seedlings by heavy rains and high tides, Jaker, a villager from Maungdaw south said.
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