Thursday, 28 May 2020

August 2007

Maungdaw, Burma:  There is palpable tension between the recently brought over Natala villagers to Taung Bro Sub-town Maungdaw Township, Arakan State and Rohingya villagers.
Read more: Hostility between Natala and Rohingya villagers
Akyab, Arakan: Students in Arakan State have changed their strategy to demonstrate in support of 88 Generation Students who have triggered protests against the massive fuel price hike.
Read more: Students activist in Arakan change demonstration tactics
Exile Burmese activists in exile in United Kingdom staged a hunger strike in front of the Burmese Embassy in London yesterday.
Read more: Hunger Strike outside Burmese embassy in UK
Teknaf, Bangladesh: A drug smuggler carrying 300 Yaba tablets was nabbed by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) near the exit and entry point of the border trade zone in Teknaf on August 22.
Read more: Drug smuggler nabbed by BDR
Maungdaw, Burma: Three Rohingyas were arrested by Burma's Border Security Force in Maungdaw Township, Arakan State, on August 20, on suspicion of having Bangladeshi mobile phones.
Read more: Three Rohingyas arrested for allegedly having mobile phones