Bangladesh works with UN to repatriate Rohingya people World

Bangladesh works with UN to repatriate Rohingya people

Bangladesh has signed an agreement with the United Nations (UN) on the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim back to Myanmar’s Rakhine state, said Bangladesh’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam on February 12.
Myanmar, UK discuss Rohingya crisis World

Myanmar, UK discuss Rohingya crisis

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has urged Myanmar to tackle the Rohingya crisis, which is at risk of turning into a humanitarian disaster over poor sanitation at Bangladesh refugee camp.
Pope Francis pays historic visit to Myanmar World

Pope Francis pays historic visit to Myanmar

Pope Francis arrived in Myanmar on November 27 for a historic visit to the Buddhist-majority country amid global concern over the fate of more than half a million Muslim Rohingya.
UN chief urges Myanmar to end military operations in Rakhine World

UN chief urges Myanmar to end military operations in Rakhine

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called on the Myanmar government to end military operations against Rohingya rebels in Rakhine state during the first public meeting on the country held by the UN Security Council in more than eight years.
Myanmar pledges to restore normalcy in Rakhine state World

Myanmar pledges to restore normalcy in Rakhine state

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi said on September 19 that the country pledged to restore peace, stability, and law in northern Rakhine state and invited the international community to cooperate for Myanmar's endeavors.