#Rohingya

  • Article: Rohingya Refugees Brace for Catastrophic COVID-19 Outbreak

    Rohingya Refugees Brace for Catastrophic COVID-19 Outbreak

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2020

    “This is our last window of opportunity to really prevent human catastrophe.” Read more

  • 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: 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: Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 3, 2019

    “The international community needs to act and demand that Bangladesh and Myanmar change course.” 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: UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid

    UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid

    By Joe McCarthy|June 17, 2019

    “Rakhine has been an apartheid state for years.” Read more