Teknaf, Bangladesh: The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) of Bangladesh seized nearly 435 Yaba tablets from Cox’s Bazar following a raid on February 26. A Bangladeshi national involved in smuggling was arrested, said a local from Teknaf.
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By Tin Soe
Buthidaung, Arakan State: An Arakanese Rohingya woman was raped by sergeant Myo Naing and two soldiers from Military Operation Command (MOC)-15 of Buthidaung base on February 22 in Poenyoleak village, said a villager from said village.
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Teknaf, Bangladesh: Sixteen Bangladeshi nationals were sent back to their country by the Burmese authorities without any knowledge of the Bangladesh authorities on a trawler on February 23 after they completed their jail terms, sources said.
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Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh: Unregistered Arakanese Rohingya refugees of Kutupalong makeshift camp are under pressure from police and local villagers, according to refugees from Kutupalong camp.
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Cox’s Bazaar, Bangladesh: Bangladesh authorities have stepped up arresting Arakanese Rohingya refugees including refugees from official and makeshift camps along the border, according to a local from Ukhiya.
Read more: Arakanese Rohingya refugees continue to be arrested in Bangladesh