Monday, 25 May 2020

December 2006

Maungdaw, Arakan, Burma: A Rohingya woman was kidnapped and raped by a VPDC Chairman, VPDC Secretary and a Captain of the Nasaka on December 14.

Read more: Rohingya woman kidnapped and raped by SPDC officials

Buthidaung, Arakan State, Burma: A newly married couple belonging to Arakan State fled to neighbouring Bangladesh to evade arrest by the Nasaka (Burma’s Border Security Force) for marrying without permission.

Read more: New couple flees to Bangladesh

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh: A two-day training program on Refugee Law was held at Hotel Silver Shine in Cox’s Bazar from December 8 to 9, 2006.

Read more: Refugee Law training in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Rathedaung, Burma: A newly married couple from Arakan State was arrested by Nasaka (Burma’s Border Security Force) for marrying without permission.

Read more: Couple arrested by Nasaka

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Smuggled goods worth Taka 1.36 crores were seized by Teknaf Rifles Battalion No. (23), from the Burma-Bangladesh border in the last two months.

Read more: Smuggled goods worth Taka 1.36 crores seized by BDR in two months