#Myanmar

  • Article: Hundreds of Rohingya Refugees Stranded at Sea Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

    Hundreds of Rohingya Refugees Stranded at Sea Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|May 4, 2020

    One boat has been sent to an uninhabited island off the coast of Bangladesh. Read more

  • Article: Rising Sea Levels Are Displacing Villagers in Myanmar

    Rising Sea Levels Are Displacing Villagers in Myanmar

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 28, 2020

    Flooding and soil erosion are forcing villagers inland. Read more

  • Article: At Least 15 Rohingya Drowned After Leaving a Refugee Camp in Bangladesh

    At Least 15 Rohingya Drowned After Leaving a Refugee Camp in Bangladesh

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 11, 2020

    The Bangladesh coast guard managed to rescue 73 people and is searching for the rest. Read more

  • Article: UN Orders Myanmar to Prevent Acts of Genocide Against Rohingya

    UN Orders Myanmar to Prevent Acts of Genocide Against Rohingya

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 24, 2020

    The UN’s top court is taking a stand against ethnic and religious persecution. Read more

  • Article: The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    From Voice of America|Nov. 12, 2019

    The UN has called the atrocities "a textbook case" of ethnic cleansing. Read more

  • Article: A Corner of the World's Largest Refugee Camp Pops Up in London Shopping Mall

    A Corner of the World's Largest Refugee Camp Pops Up in London Shopping Mall

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 13, 2019

    It allows shoppers to see what life is like for people who have fled Myanmar. Read more

  • Article: Desperate Rohingya Refugees Are Turning to Traffickers, UN Warns

    Desperate Rohingya Refugees Are Turning to Traffickers, UN Warns

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 19, 2019

    Thai police have reported a rise in trafficking from Myanmar to Malaysia this year. Read more

  • Article: Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis Shows Little Sign of Improvement, UN Official Says

    Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis Shows Little Sign of Improvement, UN Official Says

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 2, 2019

    If the lack of action continues, she says she will "ring the alarm bell." Read more