Tag Archives: Rohingya News

School Authorities Abuse Funds, Forcibly Collect Money from Rohingya Students

By MYARF & USM ׀ Thursday, July 24, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan State Rvisiontv.com Authorities of several schools in Maungdaw Township, where majority students are Rohingyas, are abusing the school funds meant for the students and forcibly collect money from them under different pretexts, according to the sources. It has also been learnt that there are [...]

Twelve Rohingya IDP Arrested for an Alleged Scuffle with Camp Committee

By Saeed ׀ Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Sittwe (Akyab), Arakan ׀ rvisiontv.com Authority arrested at least twelve internally displaced Rohingyas in Sittwe for an alleged scuffle with Camp Committee members yesterday, according to the sources in Sittwe Township. The scuffle took place in Bawdu Pha IDP camps reportedly due to disagreement between Internally displaced Rohingyas [...]

Border Guard Police Arrests Rohingyas to Squeeze Money

By MYARF ׀ Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan State ׀ rvisiontv.com Myanmar Border Guard Police in northern Maungdaw arbitrarily arrest and torture Rohingya people for ransom, says a local of Maungdaw. Myanmar Border Guard Police replaced the Nasaka, the former Border Security Force notorious from untold crimes against Rohingyas, last year. However, it has [...]

Rohingya under Threats as They Reject ‘Illegal Bengali’ Tag

By Rohingya Eye ׀ Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan state ׀ rvisiontv.com Rohingya community in Maungdaw district is under heavy threats and oppressions by the authority as they keep resisting a forced scrutiny by the government classifying them ‘Illegal Bengali Immigrants, says a local Rohingya in Maungdaw. The operation to forcibly brand the people [...]

Two Innocent Rohingyas Arrested, a Pregnant Woman Killed in Hospital

By Sallam Oic ׀ Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Sittwe (Akyab), Arakan State ׀ Rvisiontv.com Police has arrested two innocent Rohingya men in Kyauktaw Township in relation to the arrests of 19 Rohingya travelling to Yangon earlier, while a pregnant Rohingya woman has reportedly been killed in Sittwe hospital, adding more miseries to Rohingya dire crisis, [...]

Authority Releases Innocent Rohingya Girls from Detention in Kyauktaw

By Sallam Oic ׀ Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Kyauktaw, Arakan State ׀ Rvisiontv.com Ten innocent Rohingya school girls arbitrarily arrested in relation to the destruction of the heads of Buddha Statues in Kyauktaw Township were released on June 18, according to local sources. Some unknown miscreants destroyed heads of a few Buddha Statues in were [...]

Myanmar Border Guard Police Arbitrarily Arrests Rohingyas for Ransom

By MYARF ׀ Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan State ׀ Rvisiontv.com Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) daily harasses local Rohingya people in Maungdaw Township, arbitrarily money from them and robs their belonging, making the lives of the locals extremely difficult and vulnerable, say sources in the region.  Myanmar Border Guard Police replaced the Nasaka, [...]

A Rakhine Extremist Attacks a Rohingya Shop

By Rohingya Eye ׀ Saturday, July 19, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan State ׀ rvisiontv.com A Rakhine extremist has recently attacked a Rohingya shop in northern Maungdaw, which local Rohingya community calls a wanton attack. The shop belongs to 23-year-old Mohammed Zubair (son of) Mohammed Meah located at the bazaar of Kyauk Hlekar village in northern Maungdaw. [...]

Maungdaw Police Arbitrarily Extort Money from Rohingya Scholar

By MYARF ׀ Saturday, July 19, 2014 Maungdaw, Arakan State ׀ Rvisiontv.com Police has arbitrarily extorted Kyat 75,000 from a local Rohingya in Maungdaw by means of threats, making it to the chronic money extortions by the authority, say local sources. The police personnel are U Maung Kyaw and Saya Hla Myint. They are notorious [...]

295 Passengers Killed as MH17 Malaysian Airlines MH17 Reportedly Shot Down

Thursday, July 17, 2014 Rvisiontv.com Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 carrying 295 people was reportedly shot down by missiles in Ukraine’s East on Thursday, killing all the passengers and the crews on board the plane, say reports. It was carrying 280 Passengers and 15 Crew Members. The aircraft, en route from Amsterdam to Kuala [...]