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  1. About 740,000 of the Muslim minority fled to Bangladesh as a result of a military crackdown in

    UN seeks US$920 million aid for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

    The United Nations on Friday called for US$920 million in aid for around a million Rohingya taking shelter in Bangladesh after bloodshed in ...
  2. Myanmar's Commander in Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing salutes as he attends an event mar

    Myanmar army chief denies systematic persecution of Rohingya

  3. Authorities fear more Rohingya will try to take boats from camps in Bangladesh to Malaysia while the

    Bangladesh stops more Rohingya taking risky trip to Malaysia

    Bangladesh security forces stopped 22 Rohingya Muslims from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat, officials said Monday, the second group in three ...
  4. Bangladesh authorities said 17 women, six children and seven men were detained on a beach near the

    Bangladesh stops Rohingya trying to get to Malaysia

    Bangladesh security forces stopped 30 Rohingya refugees from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat, officials said Friday, as fears rise that calmer ...
  5. A surge in fighting between armed rebel group the Arakan Army and government troops in

    Bangladesh protests to Myanmar over new arrivals from troubled state

    Bangladesh has protested to Myanmar over a new influx of refugees fleeing troubled Rakhine state after clashes between security forces and an ...
  6. Actor Angelina Jolie joins in a press briefing as she visits Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox's

    Angelina Jolie visits Rohingya camps, says refugees' plight "shames us all"

    U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie on Tuesday visited camps in Bangladesh for Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar and condemned ...
  7. A Facebook logo is pictured at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt

    Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups in latest Myanmar bans

    Facebook has banned four insurgent groups fighting against Myanmar's military from its social network, the company said on Tuesday, saying it ...
  8. Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh

    Commentary: Did the Rohingya crisis snuff out foreign direct investments in Myanmar?

    The European Union is considering imposing sanctions which may debilitate the fragile Myanmar economy.
  9. Female contestants sashayed across the stage in Yangon in front of thousands, displaying an array of

    Miss Ethnic Myanmar pageant belies minorities' woes