Rohingya Muslims

Egypt’s AlAzhar sends relief aid to Rohingya Muslims in Bangladesh

Mon, 06 Mar 2023 - 09:26 GMT

The fire swept through the camp, which hosts more than a million refugees of Rohingya who fled the military-led oppressive practices, Reuters reported on Sunday, adding that the reason behind the fire is not clear.

Pope arrives in Bangladesh in shadow of Rohingya crisis

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 10:58 GMT

Pope Francis landed in Bangladesh on Thursday after a diplomatically sensitive trip to Myanmar, with no direct reference to the plight of Rohingya Muslims .

China FM to visit Myanmar amid Rohingya crisis

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 12:00 GMT

Chinese FM Wang Yi will visit Myanmar and Bangladesh from this weekend, his ministry said on Thursday, amid Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims crisis.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits troubled Rakhine

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 08:54 GMT

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has arrived in Rakhine for the first time since violence erupted in the state in late August, the BBC reported Thursday.

Bangladesh lets Rohingya into camps after screening

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 02:22 GMT

Thousands of Rohingya Muslims stranded near Bangladesh's border this week after they have permitted to enter refugee camps after "strict screening"

Bangladesh to build largest refugee camp for Rohingya Muslims

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 - 09:17 GMT

Bangladesh authorities announced a plan to build a refugee camp to house all the 800,000-plus Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Myanmar.

Myanmar says U.S. official barred from Rohingya conflict zone

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 11:08 GMT

Myanmar said on Friday a visiting U.S. official would not be allowed to go to a region where violence has triggered an exodus of nearly 400,000 Rohingya Muslims.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi to skip U.N. assembly to deal with Rohingya crisis

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 09:28 GMT

Myanmar’s national leader Aung San Suu Kyi, facing outrage over violence that has forced about 400,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh.

Rights groups slam UN council inaction over Myanmar crisis

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 07:26 GMT

Two leading human rights groups on Tuesday slammed the UN Security Council for inaction over the crisis in Myanmar.

Muslim Brotherhood uses Rohingya crisis to collect donations

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - 03:04 GMT

“Muslim Brotherhood is trying to exploit events in Burma to raise funds,” Egyptian cleric Khaled el-Gendy.

What are the expected scenarios for Rohingya Muslims?

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - 01:29 GMT

Three different scenarios for the current crisis of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar were suggested by the latest study issued by Egypt’s Future Research Center.

Al-Abd calls on international community to protect Rohingya Muslims

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 04:26 GMT

Head of Religious Affairs and Endowments Committee of the Egyptian Parliament condemned the organized crimescommitted against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

Arab League denounces violations against Rohingya Muslims

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 12:52 GMT

The Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul-Gheit denounces the humanitarian violations committed against Rohingya Muslims.

U.S. urges Myanmar to allow UN inquiry into crimes against Rohingya

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 09:10 GMT

The US on Monday called on Myanmar to allow a UN fact-finding mission to investigate widespread allegations of violence by security forces against Rohingya Muslims