Tuesday, 23 May 2017

January 2008

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  The security forces – Police, Hluntin and Burma border security force (Nasaka) – are harassing Rohingya females while they are entering Maungdaw, according to a security officer from Maungdaw.

Read more: Security forces harass female while entering Maungdaw

Bandarban, Bangladesh: An Army Field intelligence Unit, or FIU arrested an Arakan Liberation Party (ALP) member from Uzani Para in Bandarban district on January 29.
Read more: ALP member arrested in Bandarban
Akyab, Aakan State: On January 27, despite tight security, dissident activists of Taungoup, Kyaukpru and Rambree townships, and on January 28, in Sittwe, or Akyab launched an anti-regime poster campaign, according to sources.
Read more: Anti-state poster campaign in four towns in Arakan State
Maungdaw, Arakan State: A Nasaka commander Captain Aung Tun Myint of Nasaka area No.7 has become a millionaire after collecting money from villagers illegally, said a close aide of the Burma ’s border security forces, or Nasaka.
Read more: Nasaka area commander becomes a millionaire
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Three Burmese nationals were arrested by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) from the Bangladesh-Burma border on January 29 while they were entering Bangladesh illegally after crossing the Naf River .
Read more: Three Burmese nationals arrested on border