“We don’t have Rohinygas in our country”: army chief

Speaking to crowds assembled in the capital for Armed Forces Day on March 27, Commander-in-Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing insisted that Muslim Rohingya are illegal immigrants. He also defended a security crackdown that saw tens of thousands from the minority group fleeing the country.
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Relatives bussed to Buthidaung jail to visit suspects detained in crackdown

Local officials are arranging buses to Buthidaung jail so that villagers can visit relatives detained in connection with an insurgency in Rakhine State.
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Rohingya family reports missing relative in Buthidaung

A Rohingya man vanished last week when he was thought to be traveling between Buthidaung and Maungdaw north, his family says.
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Maungdaw drug smuggler arrested by BGB

A 26-year-old man from Maungdaw Town was arrested for smuggling methamphetamines across the border in Bangladesh on March 27, according to border guard officials.
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Rakhine Commission visits Bangladesh camp on fact-finding mission

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh:  A six-member delegation from the Rakhine Commission was greeted by protests as they arrived at an unregistered camp in Bangladesh on March 19.

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