Friday, 05 June 2020

November 2009

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A bamboo trader was arrested and money extorted from him by Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) on October 20. It was alleged that he is into business without Form 4, said a close friend of the victim.

Read more: Bamboo trader arrested for extortion in Maungdaw

Teknaf, Bangladesh: A Bangladeshi fishing boat was seized by Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) on October 26, near Saint Martin Island on the Bay of Bengal, said a fisherman, who was released by Nasaka recently.

Read more: Nasaka seizes another Bangladeshi fishing boat

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) extorted money from a Rohingya woman on October 31, on an allegation that she had an illicit relation with a villager, said a close relative of the victim.
Read more: Nasaka extorts money from Rohingya woman

Cox’s Bazaar, Bangladesh: Twenty Burmese refugees from Nayapara and Kutupalong camps in Bangladesh will fly to a third country soon as part of a resettlement programme, said a refugee schoolteacher from the camp.

Read more: Twenty Rohingya refugees to go to third country

Cox’s Bazaar, Bangladesh: A de-worming campaign began in Burmese refugee camps in Bangladesh yesterday by the Research Training and Management (RTM) international, said a refugee teacher from Nayapara camp.
Read more: De-worming campaign in Burmese refugee camps