Tag Archives: Rohingya News

Rushanara Ali MP calls for action to help Rohingya Muslims in Burma

Adam Barnett, Reporter Thursday, April 24, 2014 (eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk)- Rushanara Ali has voiced her concerns about the plight of Rohingya Muslims in Burma with the foreign secretary William Hague in Parliament. The Bethnal Green and Bow MP says she is pushing the government to do more to tackle their suffering, having visited the Rakhine state of [...]

Security Force and Rakhine Extremists Confiscate Firewoods Belong to Rohingyas

By CR MYARF Tuesday, April 23, 2014 rvisiontv.com (Maungdaw, Arakan state)- On 20th April 2014, Security Force and Rakhine extremists confiscated firewoods and some empty tanks worth Kyat 788,000 from Rohingyas of Gawdusara (Gawduthara) village tract, Maungdaw township. The empty tanks were used as rafts to carry the woods via river. “Rohingyas at the village [...]

Sittwe Police Arrest and Torture an Internally Displaced Rohingya

By Saed Stw April 23, 2014 rvisiontv.com Sittwe (Akyab), Arakan state- Sittwe Police arbitrarily arrested and tortured an internally displaced Rohingya on 20th April 2014 night. They released him the next day confiscating the money (Kyat 3,000) he had. “Mohammed Hashim (son of) Mohammed Sayed (Age 33) is an internally displaced Rohingya living in a [...]

Rakhine Terrorists Hack Rohingya Fishermen in Punna-Gyun Tsp

By Salleh Tuesday, April 22, 2014 rvisiontv.com Kyauktaw, Arakan state- Around 8PM on 19th April, 2014, Rakhine terrorists hacked two Rohingya brothers and other 13-14 people in Punna-Gyun township as they (the brothers) were fishing in a river. Fortunately, they were able to escape the deadly attack alive. But the remaing people are still missing. [...]

An ICRC Team Arrived in Mrauk-U, but Left without Curing Many Rohingya Patients

By Kasim Tuesday, April 22, 2014 rvisiontv.com Mrauk-U (Fatthar Killa), Arakan- On 20th October 2014 afternoon, a team of ICRC (International Committee of Red Cross) arrived at a Rohingya village called Bolti Fara (Payein) in Mrauk-U township. They treated five to six patients but left without treating many patients few hours later. A team of [...]

Yet A Rohingya Die in Sittwe IDP Camps as there’s no Medication

By Stw Zo Monday, April 21, 2014 rvisiontv.com Sittwe (Akyab), Arakan- A 28-yeard-old Rohingya died of dehydration and heat-stroke at Sittwe IDP (internally displaced people) camps at 7:30PM on 19th April 2014. There was no doctor available at the camps for his treatment. “He’s Noor Hussein (son of) U Nabi Hussein, 28-yeard-old internally displaced Rohingya [...]

Compilation: Reports on Atrocities against Rohingya in Maungdaw

Compiled by M.S. Anwar Maungdaw, Arakan state | Sunday, April 20, 2014 rvisiontv.com 1- Security Force Attempt to Rape Rohingya Girl Around 2PM on 19th April 2014, a HlunHtein (Security Force) personnel attempted to rape a Rohingya girl in the village of Hoilla (Kholiza) Bangaa of Bakka Guna village tract, northern Maungdaw. She is Ms. [...]

Rohingyas in Pauktaw IDP Camps Face Acute Drinking Water Crisis

By M.S. Anwar Sunday, April 20, 2014 rvisiontv.com Pauktaw, Arakan- Internally displaced Rohingyas in Pauktaw camps have been facing acute drinking water crisis for a month. Consequently, IDP at the camps are infected by various kinds of spreadable diseases. “About 4036 internally displaced people in the camps of Annauk-Raing village, Pauktaw township, are facing severe [...]

Rohingya Child Falsely Accused of Stoning a Bus with Rakhine Pilgrims

By Shafiee Saturday, April 19, 2014 rvisiontv.com Kyauktaw, Arakan state- A 9-year-old Rohingya child was falsely accused of stoning a Rakhine bus on pilgrimage to Mahamuni Buddha temple in Kyauktaw township at 7AM on 18th April 2014. Rakhine extremists extorted Kyat 0.25 million from his parents to resolve the case.  “Around 7AM yesterday (i.e. on [...]

Report 3: Rohingya Subjected as Forced Labours under Harsh Condition

By HD MYARF Saturday, April 19, 2014 rvisiontv.com  Maungdaw, Arakan- Security Force at Camp no. 12 in the village of Thu Oo Hla (Koolar bil), northern Maungdaw, are subjecting Rohingyas, irrespective to minors or adults, as forced labours under harsh conditions for more than 12 hours a day. “There is a HlunHtein (Security Force) Camp [...]