Teknaf, Bangladesh: A refugee woman was attempted to rape by a local youth on August 28, while she was in his shop for recharging her mobile set in the evening, said a refugee leader from the camp.
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Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s border security force- Nasaka, squeezed a local youth to extort Kyat 700,000 in Maungdaw, on August 24, by giving allegation that he has been holding a mobile set illegally, said a close relative who preferred not to be named.
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Chittagong, Bangladesh: The members of Canadian Burmese Rohingya Organization (CBRO) had held a meeting with coordinators of Amnesty International, Canada regarding mistreatment and human rights violations on Rohingyas in Burma and in the refugee camps in their host countries on 25th, August, 2011 at 2:00 pm, according to Nur Hasim, Chairperson of CBRO.
The members of Canadian Burmese Rohingya Organization (CBRO) with coordinators of Amnesty International, Canada Read more: CBRO meet Amnesty International Canada official to discus Rohingya problem
Chittagong, Bangladesh: Rohingya Community Ireland held a demonstration in Dublin in front of both British and Australian Embassies on 24th August, according to official source of Rohingya Community Ireland.
Demonstrators in front of Australian Embassy
Chittagong, Bangladesh: Burma has shown readiness to take back its registered refugees and undocumented Burmese nationals who have illegally crossed into Bangladesh for years, according to an official newsletter yesterday in Dhaka.
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