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Myanmar’s Armed Forces Plunder Rohingya Homes under Population Survey Banner

By MYARF ׀ Sunday, August 31, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan ׀ rvisiontv.com Myanmar’s armed forces have recently started to commit untold atrocities and crimes against Rohingyas and plunder their homes during the process of the so-called population survey, local Rohingyas report. It has been learnt that Myanmar authority has been branding them as Illegal Bengali Immigrants [...]

Thirteen Rohingyas Die as Boat Sinks on its Way to Kyauktaw

By Abu Muhammad ׀ Sunday, August 31, 2014 Kyauktaw, Arakan State ׀ rvisiontv.com A boat carrying thirty eight Rohingyas on board left accidentally sank in the river en route from Punna Gyun Township to Kyauktaw Township yesterday morning, causing fifteen casualties, according to the reports. Of the 38 passengers, twenty three managed to escape alive, [...]

Myanmar’s Security Force Raid Rohingya Concentration Camps in Sittwe

Ro Myochit ׀ Sunday, August 31, 2014 Sittwe (Akyab) ׀ rvisiontv.com The Myanmar Security Force Raided the Rohingya Concentration Camps at Dar Paing village in Sittwe Township yesterday under the pretext of seeking out the hiding militants and the hidden drugs, according to the internally displaced Rohingyas in the region. However, contrary to the allegations, [...]

Myanmar’s Armed Forces Besiege and Savage Rohingya Villages

By MYARF ׀ Saturday, August 30, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan State ׀ rvisiontv.com The Myanmar armed forces such as the Border Guard Police (BGP) and the Military have besieged two Rohingya villages as the local Rohingya people refuse to be registered as ‘Illegal Bengali Immigrants,’ disabling the locals from moving around, say the sources in Northern [...]

Myanmar’s Navy Send Displaced Rohingyas Back to Concentration Camps

By Rohang Maung ׀ Saturday, August 30, 2014 Pauktaw, Arakan ׀ rvisiontv.com Myanmar’s Navy arrested around 120 displaced Rohingyas escaping the concentration camps at Myebon Township in Arakan State last Tuesday and sent them back to the camps, according to the local sources. The internally displaced Rohingyas were arrested as they were leaving their Taung [...]

Myanmar’s Gov’t Bans Rohingyas’ Livelihoods for Rejecting ‘Bengali’ Tag

By MYARF & MZ ׀ Thursday, August 28, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan ׀ rvisiontv.com The Myanmar government has banned several livelihoods of the Rohingya people for rejecting the forced ‘Illegal Bengali Immigrants’ brand, causing extreme difficulties among them for their survival, the Rohingyas say. It has been learnt that the government has banned Rohingya fishermen from [...]

Myanmar’s Military Torture an Innocent Rohingya for Ransom

By MYARF ׀ Thursday, August 28, 2014 Buthidaung, Arakan ׀ rvisiontv.com The Myanmar Military arbitrarily arrested and severely tortured an innocent Rohingya at Paya-pyin-aung-pyaa’ village in Buthidaung Township for Ransom, say the reliable sources. The military arrested the Rohingya man last Friday night upon a false complaint against him by the village administrator who is [...]

GLIMPSES: ROHINGYA IDENTITY

The Rohingya: Who are they? By Saif Ali Khan ׀ rvisiontv.com Rohingya is an indigenous ethnic minority group in Western State, Arakan, of Myanmar (formerly known as Burma). They are Muslims by creed and Indo-Aryans by genealogical lineage with racial admixture of early Arabs Seafarers, Persians, Pathan and others. The Myanmar Regime discriminates the Muslims [...]

Rohingya Students Face Ethnocentric Discriminations at Schools in Buthidaung

By MYARF & Aung Aung ׀ Monday, August 25, 2014 Buthidaung, Arakan State ׀ rvisiontv.com Rohingya students studying at different schools in Buthidaung Township are facing ethnocentric discriminations at the hands of Rakhine racist teachers, say the local Rohingyas. According to the reports, Rakhine teachers do not deliberately conduct classes at the schools where there [...]

Reckless Gunfire by Myanmar’s BGP Kills a Rohingya Farmer

By MYARF & M.S. Anwar 1:00AM (Myanmar Time), Monday, August 25, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan State ׀ Rvisiontv.com The Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) opened fire at a Rohingya farmer in southern Maungdaw last Saturday night as they failed to arrest two other bypassing Rohingyas for ransom, hence causing the poor man’s death, say the locals of [...]

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