Tuesday, 25 July 2017

November 2009

By Tin Soe

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A Nasaka personnel was killed and 15 injured when three passenger jeeps were attacked near Thawinchaung (Bossara) by unknown persons.
Read more: Nasaka personnel killed 15 others injured in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Arakanese Rohingya community celebrated Eid-ul-Azha (Qurbani Festival) peacefully in Arakan State on November 28 without any obstacle, but the authorities collected heavy toll for sacrificial cattle in Maungdaw Township, said an elder of Maungdaw town on condition of anonymity.  
Read more: Huge toll for sacrificial cattle in Maungdaw Township

Teknaf, Bangladesh: A 16-day training programme on ‘say no to violence against women’ has been on in the Burmese refugee camps of Nayapara and Kutupalong since November 25, said a refugee teacher.
Read more: Training on ‘say no to violence against women’ in refugee camps

By Tin Soe

Kutupalong, Bangladesh: Eid-ul-Azha or the 'Festival of Sacrifice,' one of the second-largest religious festival of the Muslims, was celebrated in Arakan( Burma) and Bangladesh including by Arakanese Rohingya living in the refugee camp in Cox’s Bazaar on November 28, said Rafique, a member of refugee committee from the unregistered camp.
Read more: Unregistered Arakanese Rohingya refugee celebrate Eid-ul-Azha without sacrificial meat

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s border security force’s (Nasaka) subjective tax collection from goods transported along the Maungdaw-Taungbru water way and land road has pushed up prices of essential goods and travel fare in Maungdaw Township, said a trader from Maungdaw on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Nasaka’s tax collection pushes up goods price and travel fare