Rohingya villagers’ testimony sheds new light on Amnesty International’s latest report

Testimony of Rohingya villagers from Kha Maung Seik village tract, northern Maungdaw, implicates the Burmese security forces as the instigators of attacks on civilians in their area on August 25, 2017, offering a very different version of events than that given by Amnesty International in their new May 22nd report. Continue reading

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Women protest Rohingya genocide and rape outside Unilever HQ, call for disinvestment from Burma

About 30 women from various organizations gathered in front of the Unilever Head Office in London calling on the company to disinvest from Burma because of genocide and rape of the Rohingya on March 8, 2018 – International Women’s Day.

Women hold banner in front of Unilever HQ in London

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After Aung San Su Kyi visits Maungdaw, one village burn down

One Rohingya village – Thu Oo Lah (Kolla Bill) was burned down today ( November 2, 2017) at 9:00pm after visiting of the state counsellor and Union Enterprises for Humanitarian System, Resettlement and Development (UEHRD) Chairman– Aung San Su Kyi –had visited Maungdaw, said Halim, a human rights watchdog from Maungdaw. Continue reading

Breaking News: 11 Rohingya youths swim to across Naff river

11 Rohingya youths swam with plastic gallons, crossed Naff river on October 11, Hussain Ahmed from Shapuridip said.

Rohingya Youths crossed Naf River with plastic gallons

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Authority remove villages’ information board in Maungdaw

The authority of Maungdaw- Township Administration office and District Administration office with other official- are removing the information board from village since October 9, according to Halim, a Human Rights watchdog from Maungdaw. Continue reading

25 dead bodies found in Naff river

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Over 25 dead bodies of Rohingya have been recovered from the Naff river by the Bangladesh Coastguards and police since October 8, who drowned after their boat capsized in the entry point of Shapuridip, Kamal Uddin from Shappuri Dip said. Continue reading

Breaking News :Maungdaw starts burning

Mangala para of Block number 3, under Maungdaw township was set on fire at 9:00 pm and it was burning continuous till 10:00pm, according to Rashid from Maungdaw. Continue reading