Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) committed robbery against to a Rohingya villager in Maungdaw Township on November 18, said Kader from the locality. Continue reading
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Rohingya villagers are now living in panic-stricken position in Maungdaw township for fear of another clash between Rohingya and Rakhine communities, said a village elder Hussain from the locality.
Arakan Rohingya national Organization
ARNO’S Protest to Myanmar National Human Rights Commission’s Statement No. (2/ 2014)
ARNO has strongly condemned the statement No. (2/2014), dated 14 February 2014, of the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission regarding the incident at the Ducheeratan (Du Chee Yar Tan) village tract in Maungdaw township of Rakhine/Arakan State. It is a bias report devoid of truth, based on racial and religious discrimination.
By Nurul Islam
Du Chee Yar Tan popularly known as Kilaidong is a village 6 miles south of the border town of Maungdaw in Burma’s Arakan/Rakhine State. It is a farming society with about 4000 Rohingya people. During recent years a Buddhist Rakhine settler village with a police outpost was established alongside the Rohingya settlement.