Monday, 29 May 2017

September 2006

Buthidaung, Burma: With no let up in religious persecution, the commander of the Nasaka Sector No.9 visited a village in northern Buthidaung Township to relocate a mosque and a madrasa (religious school), which have become eyesores for the SPDC authorities, said a village leader, requesting anonymity.

Read more: Nasaka officer to relocate mosque and madrasa

Dhaka, Bangladesh: The Bangladesh Foreign Minister, M Morshed Khan, will visit Burma in the first week of October as part of a ‘last-ditch’ effort to pursue Rangoon to sign an agreement for the construction of the proposed Bangladesh-Burma road link.

Read more: Bangladesh FM to visit Burma to pursue road link

Maungdaw, Burma: Nasaka Burma’s border security force is on a collection drive for money from villagers for the renovation of a primary school in Maungdaw Township, Arakan State.

Read more: Nasaka on collection spree for renovation of school

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Nasaka (Burma’s border security force) is fleecing new couples of the Rohingya community of huge amounts for granting marriage permits in northern Arakan, Burma.

Read more: Nasaka extorts huge amounts for marriage permits

Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazaar, Bangladesh: A 10-year old boy was sodomized by an Ansar in the Burmese refugee camp on September 16. The Ansars are reserved forces in charge of security of the refugee camp.

Read more: Ten-year old boy sodomized by Ansar