Month: April 2017

msa April 30, 2017

By Rohingya Eye | April 30, 2017 Maungdaw — The Myanmar troops tortured four Rohingya teenagers in southern Maungdaw on Saturday (Apr 29), leaving one of the teenagers critically injured, according to a reliable source. The teenager was coming back home after working in his family-owned farm at around 5 pm, when he was stopped […]

RVISION April 28, 2017

The United Nations’ refugee agency has criticized a Myanmar government plan to resettle Rohingya Muslims displaced by recent violence in “camp-like” villages, saying it risks stoking tensions, according to a document seen by Reuters. The plan – confirmed by a senior state-level official – has sparked fear among residents that they would end up penned […]

msa April 28, 2017

By Rohingya Eye | April 28, 2017 Maungdaw – The Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) arrested 7 Rohingya fishermen in southern Maungdaw on April 19 on allegations of having connections with armed robbers operating in the region, reports say. The gang of the armed robbers led by a man named ‘Abdul Hakim’ is notorious for […]

msa April 27, 2017

By Saeed Arakani | April 27, 2017 Rathedaung – Myanmar’s authorities charged an Imam (Islamic Prayer Leader) with causing fire on a mosque through negligence in Rathedaung Township on Wednesday (Apr 26), according to reliable sources. The mosque located at the village of ‘Zaydi Pyin’ in Rathedaung was torched by a mob of Rakhine Buddhist […]

msa April 26, 2017

By Saeed Arakani | April 26, 2017 Rathedaung — Rakhine extremists torched an ancient mosque in Rathedaung Township a few hours ago tonight, destroying the mosque from within. It has been reported that dozens of Rakhine youths, apparently locals, barged into the premise of the mosque at the village of ‘Zaydi Pyin’ in Rathedaung and […]

msa April 24, 2017

By RVision TV Correspondent | April 24, 2017 Maungdaw — The Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) have extorted more money from Rohingya people under numerous pretexts in the district of Maungdaw over past few days. Based at the village of ‘Kyauk Pyin Seik’ locally known as ‘Naari Bil’ in northern Maungdaw, the BGP Commander has […]

msa April 21, 2017

By RVision TV Correspondent | April 21, 2017 Maungdaw — A Rohingya inmate died in the Kyaukphyu prison in Arakan State of Myanmar (Burma) on Wednesday (Apr 19). The inmate suffering from unidentified diseases fell sick and was reportedly taken to the hospital by the jail authorities, where he passed away. The deceased inmate is […]

msa April 20, 2017

By RVision TV Correspondent | April 20, 2017 Maungdaw – The Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) have resumed usual tactics of oppressions of the Rohingya people and money extortions from them across Maungdaw district after the government declared the cessation of so-called ‘Region Clearance Operation’ in February. The BGP has been posing threats to the […]

msa April 18, 2017

By RVision TV Correspondent | April 18, 2017 Maungdaw – The Myanmar military have continued to raid different Rohingya villages across Maungdaw Township after they resumed a new round of raids last week. The Myanmar military began different Rohingya hamlets under the village of ‘Long Doong’ in northern Maungdaw on April 16 [Read the earlier […]

msa April 17, 2017

By RVision TV Correspondent | April 17, 2017 Maungdaw — A massive fire destroyed the market at the village of ‘Zin Paing Nya’ in northern Maungdaw yesterday (on Apr 16) afternoon. The fire at the village’s market began at around 2:00 PM, which destroyed as many as 13 shops including food stores, mechanical workshops and […]