Thursday, 28 May 2020

June 2015

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  The concerned authority - look after the boat people in the temporary camp in Meetike and Taungpyo under Maungdaw Township – are harassing while they were performing  their religious duties and female boatpeople were threaten with pretending like ghost, according to Halim, a Human Rights watch dog from Maungdaw.

Read more: Authority harass Boatpeople in temporary camp in Maungdaw

Morocco Parliament heard about recent situation of Rohingya from Arakan, Burma on June 1 by inviting  Tun Khin - a Rohingya activist and the president of Burmese Rohingya Organization UK (BROUK) , according to BROUK information desk.

Tun Khin delivery speech in Morocco Parliament

Read more: Rohingya situation of Burma hearing in Morocco Parliament

Taungpyo, Maungdaw: Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) handed over 150 Bangladeshi rescued boatpeople to the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) at Taungpyo border point after a flag meeting at Dekibania (Burma) on June 8, around 10:00 am, said BGB official.

Flag meeting for Boatpeople  in Taungpyo, Maungdaw

Read more: BGP handovers 150 rescued boat people to BGB

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh:  On June 9, two Rohingyas have been found among 150 people, identified as ‘Bangladesh nationals’ who were brought back from Burma after being investigated, according to Detective Branch (DB) of Cox’s Bazar.

Read more: Two Rohingyas found in repatriated Bangladeshi boatpeople

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Police arrested four wanted human-trafficking suspects at their homes in Sabrang of Teknaf upazila on June 7 and another trafficker was killed today, a local elder named Sayed said.

Read more: 4 human traffickers arrested, one killed in Bangladesh