Burmese Rohingya Organization UK
30th August 2016
BROUK press release: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon must press for practical steps on Rohingya
We, BROUK are grateful for the UN Secretary General stressing the need for action on problems facing Rohingya, during his press conference with State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi today.
Tun Khin –Rohingya activist and the President of Burmese Rohingya Organization UK (BROUK) briefed deteriorating situation of Rohingya – threat of a new genocide and population at grave risk for additional mass atrocities and even genocide – to international community and urged an urgent action to stop Rohingya Genocide on April 28, at Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide at United State Memorial Holocaust Museum, according to BROUK information.
A Rohingya – Tun Khin, an activist and Burmese Rohingya Organisation, UK (BROUK) president – received Refugees International’s (RI) Richard C. Holbrooke Leadership award at its 36th Anniversary Dinner in Washington DC on 28th April, according to BROUK’s General Secretary Ahamed Jarmal.
Tun Khin receiving the leadership award from Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan Continue reading
BROUK President Tun Khin expressed deteriorating situation of Rohingya in Arakan State, Burma to High level UN and US officials from 22 – 26 September, according to BROUK information.
BROUK President Tun Khin at US State department
Chittagong, Bangladesh: One Rohingya killed, two injured and 15 persons arrested from the Rohingya IDPs camp in Thandawlee village in Akyab (Sittwe), on August 6, ahead of John Kerry’s visit to Burma, stated in a press release of Burmese Rohingya Organization UK (BROUK).
Chittagong, Bangladesh: The Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK (BROUK) appealed to world leaders at the 67th UN General Assembly meeting in New York to put pressure on President Thein Sein following his proposal to remove all Rohingya People from Burma and place them in third countries, according to BROUK press statement on September 26.