Rohingya in Malaysia

RVISION June 3, 2018

By Rohingya Vision TV Correspondents | 3rd June 2018 Kuala Lumpur: Nearly a hundred of Rohingyas attended at an event held in Kuala Lumpur today (3rd June) in order to commemorate the brutal massacres 10 Muslims on 3rd June 2012 and the following state-sponsored genocidal operation on Rohingya. In the event several speakers delivered their […]

RVISION April 14, 2018

KUALA LUMPUR – A boat carrying 70 Rohingya Muslims set out for Malaysia from Myanmar this week, two sources and a rights group said, the latest to embark on a dangerous sea journey. The vessel will be the second to arrive in Malaysia this month as the Rohingya flee Myanmar’s Rakhine state before the onset […]

RVISION April 3, 2018

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency has reportedly detained a boat carrying dozens of Rohingya refugees in the waters of Langkawi. According to sources, about 56 women, men and children on board were being taken to the maritime base in Bukit Malut. On Tuesday, Maritime Northern Region director First Admiral Rozali Mohd Said said its operations […]

RVISION April 2, 2018

A boat carrying dozens of Rohingya refugees trying to reach Malaysia briefly stopped off Koh Lanta in Krabi province, an official said Sunday, as fears grow about overcrowded camps for the stateless minority fleeing violence in Myanmar. Nearly 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have sought shelter in southern Bangladesh since Myanmar launched a brutal crackdown in August […]

RVISION February 1, 2018

Rohingya refugees in Malaysia find themselves trapped in a limbo where they have no rights and no protection, no real future, writes Shamsul Ebrahim. One day I bumped into someone at the Selayang wholesale market who happened to be a Rohingya refugee. I greeted him, and we introduced ourselves. Mohamed Hasan was tanned and he […]

RVISION February 1, 2018

In Ampang, a high-rent district in Kuala Lumpur, a studio and newsroom of a Rohingya-run operation churn out online broadcasts about dramatic developments in Myanmar’s Rakhine state for an audience of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh and beyond. Because access for journalists to Rakhine, the home of the stateless ethnic group, is tightly controlled by Myanmar’s […]

RVISION January 29, 2018

Malaysia is focusing on the humanitarian aspects of Rohingya crisis as its Prime Minister Najib Razak has sent a delegation with relief materials to Cox’s Bazar for Rohingyas. Prime Minister Najib Razak flagged off the Rohingya Humanitarian Aid Mission and special delegation to visit Malaysian field hospital in Cox’s Bazar. The team comprises 57 representatives […]

RVISION January 24, 2018

By Rohingya Vision TV | 21st January 2018 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – The Rohingya Project, a grassroots initiative seeking to empower the stateless Rohingya using Blockchain technology, organized its first workshop for its supporters and volunteers at its office. The Rohingya Project is targeting a central issue the Rohingya diaspora face as a result of […]

RVISION January 16, 2018

Mustafa K Anuar catches a glimpse of the tremendous challenges confronting Rohingya refugees in Malaysia. Used in the most spartan way possible, the physical space in the rented house functions as a community centre that serves the basic needs of Rohingya refugees in the area around Butterworth. Packages of foodstuff fill the centre of the […]