An investigative analysis by Kaladan Press Network
Since the start of the ongoing large-scale “clearance” operation against the Rohingya population by Burmese security forces, the Burmese government’s Information Committee and state media have consistently reported that the operation is a response to over 30 coordinated “extremist terrorist” attacks against police stations and outposts in northern Rakhine State on August 25, 2017. Continue reading →
Rohingya refugees from Kha Maung Seik (Fokira Bazar) village tract of northern Maungdaw, where mass graves of Hindus have allegedly been found, say they fled with their Hindu neighbours from attacks by Burmese security forces, and that no ARSA attack took place in their area on August 25.
Hindu mass graves area and surrounding areas of Hidu village
A Rohingya refugee boy of Kutupalong makeshift camp was hit and killed on the spot by a speedy truck in Teknaf-Cox’s Bazar highway on May 8,2017, Eman Hussain, a refugee from Kutupalong makeshift camp said. Continue reading →
Two dead bodies with several stabbed in their bodies were found by villagers at Thawin Chaung village east on May 5, in the morning, said Mohin, a Rohingya well-wisher from Maungdaw south. Continue reading →
On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Guardian ran a story on two Rohingya women, Noor Ayesha and Sayeda Khatun.
“Noor Ayesha held her last surviving daughter tight as their boat crossed into Bangladeshi waters. She left behind a firebombed home, a dead husband, seven slain children and the soldiers who raped her,” wrote the Guardian. Continue reading →
A genocide is taking place against the Rohingyas of Myanmar. It has been an on-going ethnic cleansing national program in this Buddhist-majority country to erase Muslim presence soon after Burma emerged as an independent state. Continue reading →