Friday, 29 May 2020

June 2010

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burmese authorities continue to harass the Rohingya community in north Arakan, ignoring the suffering from days of flooding and landslides caused by monsoon downpour since June 13, said a local businessman on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Nasaka continues harassing Rohingya even after floods

Buthidaung, Arakan State: Floods and landslides triggered by heavy rain have killed nearly 87 people including women and children in north Arakan, Burma, said a local elder from Buthidaung.
Read more: Floods, landslides kill 87 in northern Arakan

Maungdaw, Arakan State: An unspecified number of people were killed in northern Arakan, especially in Maungdaw and Buthidaung townships in landslides and flash floods caused by heavy downpour on June 14, according to a schoolteacher from Maungdaw.
Read more: Landslides kill many in northern Arakan

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees in the unregistered Kutupalong makeshift camp have not been provided any emergency relief following floods last Tuesday. They are facing starvation, said a Rohingya refugee committee member.
Read more: Post flood, no relief for unregistered refugees

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Over 500 acres of arable land, which were returned to Rohingya farmers last year, were confiscated yet again by Maungdaw Township Peace and Development Council (TPDC) in the first week of June for Natala villagers, said a local farmer on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Over 500 acres of arable land seized again in Maungdaw