Sunday, 31 May 2020

October 2007

Dhaka, Bangladesh:  Monks in Bangladesh based Buddhist monasteries under the banner of Rakhine Sangha Union (RSU) staged a demonstration near the Burmese Embassy on Saturday.
Read more: Burmese monks in exile demonstrate in Dhaka
Maungdaw, Arakan State : Burma's Border Security Force arrested two people from in front of the mosque when they were going home after Esha prayer, on the allegation that they were preparing to go to Bangladesh , said a relative of the victims.
Read more: Burma’s border security forces arrests two from mosque
Buthidaung, Arakan State: Nasaka Burma’s Border Security Force is into a money-spinning business in Rohingya villages in Buthidaung Township over the last three months.
Read more: Nasaka's money-spinning business in northern Arakan
Teknaf, Bangladesh:  Refugees who have been living in Dum Dum Meah make shift camp over the last three years, are observing the month of Ramadan with great difficulty, according to refugees.
Read more: Makeshift camp refugees hardly celebrate Ramadan
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Fifteen monks were arrested from Bangladesh-Burma border area by BDR (Bangladesh Rifles) on September 3 and 4 while they were entering Bangladesh from Burma, said a local from border side.
Read more: More monks arrested at Bangladesh-Burma Border