The Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) intercepted 34 boats carrying at least 340 Rohingyas at border and pushed them back to Myanmar/Burma, according to BGB officials.
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Bangladesh border guard (BGB) pushed back nine rowing boats along with carrying Rohingya migrant to Burma on December 8, Abdul Majid, a local from Teknaf.
United Nations’ refugee agency UNHCR has urged Bangladesh to keep Bangladesh – Burma border open to allow safe passage to civilians fleeing the violence in the northern Arakan (Rakhine) state, according to the UNHCR website.
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested a Burmese national and handed over to Border Guard Police of Burma (BGP) on September 3, according BGB officials. Continue reading
Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested twelve Burmese nationals and pushed back again to Burma on July 30, Nuru Meah, a local from Ukhiya said.
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested twenty Rohingya and pushed back to Burma on August 7, 2015, according to BGB official of 42 Battalion, Teknaf. Continue reading
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) pushed back 514 Rohingyas including 319 men, 129 women and 68 children to Burma within one month—March, 2015,– according to second commander Abu Rasel Siddique of BGB Battalion No.42 of Teknaf, Bangladesh. Continue reading