Archive for the category ‘ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE’


100,000 Rohingyas Rally in Bangladesh to Mark Genocide Day
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Inaction on China and India’s Crimes Emboldens Myanmar
Maung Zarni – Al Jazeera
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
‘The World Never Learns’, Rohingya Pay the Price
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Repatriation Plans Stir Fear among Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh
Naomi Conrad and Arafatul Islam - Deutsche Welle
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
What Happened to [Nobel Peace Laureate] Aung San Suu Kyi?
Ben Rhodes – The Atlantic
August 19th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Rohingya Poets Turn Words into Art of Resistance
Natalie Brinham, Yuriko Cowper-Smith, and Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
UN Calls for Sanctions, Arms Embargo against Myanmar Army
Joshua Carroll – Al Jazeera News
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Rohingya in India: No Direction Home
Soumya Shankar – Caravan Magazine [India]
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Schoolteacher and the Genocide
Sarah A. Topol – The New York Times Magazine
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
U.N. Urges Sanctions on Myanmar Army Businesses, Says Foreign Partners Could Be Complicit
Angie Teo and Poppy McPherson | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Mahathir’s Rohingya Proposal Spurs Mixed Reactions
Riyaz ul Khaliq | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Do Not Turn Away from the Horrors That the Rohingya Face
Bob Rae - The Globe and Mail
August 5th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Satellite Images Reveal Scale of Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis
Hannah Ellis-Petersen – The Guardian
July 29th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
In Myanmar’s Conflict-Torn Rakhine, Fresh Allegations of ‘War Crimes’
Poppy McPherson and Thu Thu Aung | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Bangladesh Can Make Myanmar Pay for Crimes against Rohingya
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Myanmar Must Give Rohingya ‘Pathway to Citizenship’ – UN Investigator
Emma Batha | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 ( No Comments »)
‘Suu Kyi and Virtually the Entire Opposition Were Completely Enamoured with US Power’
Maung Zarni | The Citizen – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Myanmar: Building Businesses over Killing Fields
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Before the High Court of Australia: The Case of [Nobel Peace Laureate] Aung San Suu Kyi
Rawan Arraf | OpinioJuris – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Genocide Is an Act of State and Demands Response by Other States
John Packer | Open Global Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Genocide Is an Act of State and Demands Response by Other States)
CRDI’s Statement on AI’s Report
Canadian Rohingya Development Initiative – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on CRDI’s Statement on AI’s Report)
The World Bank Is Rewarding Ethnic Cleansing in Myanmar
Azeem Ibrahim – The Washington Post
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on The World Bank Is Rewarding Ethnic Cleansing in Myanmar)
Rohingya repatriation: UNHCR, UNDP signs extension of MoU with Myanmar
The Daily Star [Bangladesh] – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Rohingya repatriation: UNHCR, UNDP signs extension of MoU with Myanmar)
The Secret Tripartite Memorandum of Understanding between UNHCR, UNDP & Myanmar
Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Secret Tripartite Memorandum of Understanding between UNHCR, UNDP & Myanmar)
Rohingya refugees and supporters endorse UN’s call for withdrawal of financial support to Myanmar
Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Rohingya refugees and supporters endorse UN’s call for withdrawal of financial support to Myanmar)
Myanmar: Conflict Resolution at ‘Total Standstill’, Military Commanders Must Answer for Crimes against Humanity
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Myanmar: Conflict Resolution at ‘Total Standstill’, Military Commanders Must Answer for Crimes against Humanity)
Registration Gives Many Rohingya Refugees Identification for the First Time
Alex St-Denis | UNHCR – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Registration Gives Many Rohingya Refugees Identification for the First Time)
When Identity Documents and Registration Produce Exclusion: Lessons from Rohingya Experiences in Myanmar
Natalie Brinham | London School of Economics and Political Science – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 ( Comments Off on When Identity Documents and Registration Produce Exclusion: Lessons from Rohingya Experiences in Myanmar)
Genocide Is an Act of State, and Demands a Response by Other States
John Packer | OpenGlobalRights – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Genocide Is an Act of State, and Demands a Response by Other States)
Jailed Myanmar Reuters Reporters, U.S. Border Photographers Win Pulitzer Prizes
Daniel Trotta | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Jailed Myanmar Reuters Reporters, U.S. Border Photographers Win Pulitzer Prizes)
Essays on Myanmar’s Genocide
Ayesha Kabir | Prothom Alo – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Essays on Myanmar’s Genocide)
Montreal City Councillors Demand Justice for Myanmar’s Rohingya Refugees
Marian Scott - Montreal Gazette
April 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Montreal City Councillors Demand Justice for Myanmar’s Rohingya Refugees)
“Like Fish in a Pool with Little Water”: Who Will Help the Rohingya?
Matthew Gindin | Tricycle – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on “Like Fish in a Pool with Little Water”: Who Will Help the Rohingya?)
‘Safe Zones’ Put the Rohingya at Greater Risk
Azeem Ibrahim | Stars & Stripes – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on ‘Safe Zones’ Put the Rohingya at Greater Risk)
UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar Advances Accountability and Initiates New Investigations
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar Advances Accountability and Initiates New Investigations)
Trump Ally Erik Prince’s Company Expands to another Country Allegedly Committing Human Rights Violations: Myanmar
Cristina Maza - Newsweek
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Trump Ally Erik Prince’s Company Expands to another Country Allegedly Committing Human Rights Violations: Myanmar)
Myanmar: New Land Law Could Have Disastrous Impact on Ethnic Minorities
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Myanmar: New Land Law Could Have Disastrous Impact on Ethnic Minorities)
Human Rights Council Discusses the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
UN Human Rights Council – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Human Rights Council Discusses the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar)
UN Rights Expert Calls for End to ‘Purgatory’ of ‘International Inaction’ Facing Myanmar’s Remaining Rohingya
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Rights Expert Calls for End to ‘Purgatory’ of ‘International Inaction’ Facing Myanmar’s Remaining Rohingya)
Investment Whitewash for Rohingya Bloodshed
Phelim Kine – Asia Times
March 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Investment Whitewash for Rohingya Bloodshed)
Violence in Myanmar: Look Elsewhere Than Security Council
Rebecca Barber | The Interpreter, Lowy Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Violence in Myanmar: Look Elsewhere Than Security Council)
Rohingya Crisis: UN Investigates Its ‘Dysfunctional’ Conduct in Myanmar
Emanuel Stoakes and Hannah Ellis-Petersen – The Guardian
March 4th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Why Myanmar Must Develop an Identity of Inclusion
Khin Mai Aung| Lion’s Roar – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Why Myanmar Must Develop an Identity of Inclusion)
Conference Calls for Action to End Rohingya Genocide
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Conference Calls for Action to End Rohingya Genocide)
The Misuses of Histories and Historiography by the state in Myanmar: The Case of Rakhine and Rohingya
Michael W. Charney | SOAS University of London – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Misuses of Histories and Historiography by the state in Myanmar: The Case of Rakhine and Rohingya)
UN Official Cites Horrific Crimes against Rohingya
Dildar Baykan | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Official Cites Horrific Crimes against Rohingya)
Rohingya Activists Demand Action against Myanmar at NYC Summit
Azad Essa – Al Jazeera
February 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Activists Demand Action against Myanmar at NYC Summit)
Burma: The Subaltern in Search of Speech
Radhika Coomaraswamy – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Burma: The Subaltern in Search of Speech)
Rohingya Meeting to Push for ‘Boycott Myanmar’ Movement
Sorwar Alam and Riyaz ul Khaliq | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Meeting to Push for ‘Boycott Myanmar’ Movement)
Rohingya Activists Share Stories of Community’s Plight
Umar Farooq | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Activists Share Stories of Community’s Plight)
India’s Rohingya Shame
Ashley Starr Kinseth – Al Jazeera
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on India’s Rohingya Shame)
Saudi Arabia to Deport 250 Rohingya to Bangladesh: Activists
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Saudi Arabia to Deport 250 Rohingya to Bangladesh: Activists)
Pakistan and Bangladesh: Responsible to Disclose the Rohingya Genocide
Aung Aung | AAS – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Pakistan and Bangladesh: Responsible to Disclose the Rohingya Genocide)
No Entry into Myanmar for UN Human Rights Expert
John Zaw | UCANews – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on No Entry into Myanmar for UN Human Rights Expert)
International Conference on Protection and Accountability in Burma
Columbia University & Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on International Conference on Protection and Accountability in Burma)
Amid Troop Build-Up in Rohingya’s Home State, UN Appeals to Myanmar for Peaceful Solution
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Amid Troop Build-Up in Rohingya’s Home State, UN Appeals to Myanmar for Peaceful Solution)
The Rohingya – The Forgotten Genocide of Our Time
Leila Yasmine Khan and Daud Khan | IPS – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Rohingya – The Forgotten Genocide of Our Time)
No Food, No Medicine and Little Hope: The Many Challenges Rohingyas Face
Osburn Oracle – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 7th, 2019 ( Comments Off on No Food, No Medicine and Little Hope: The Many Challenges Rohingyas Face)
Russia Won’t Support Any UN Move to Pressure Myanmar
Prothom Alo – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 31st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Russia Won’t Support Any UN Move to Pressure Myanmar)
Point of No Return: Erasing the Rohingya
Poppy McPherson, Simon Lewis, Thu Thu Aung, Shoon Naing and Zeba Siddiqui | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Point of No Return: Erasing the Rohingya)
US Genocide Resolution Welcome, but Rohingya Need More
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on US Genocide Resolution Welcome, but Rohingya Need More)
Thousands of Myanmar Women Forced into Marriages in China
Deutsche Welle – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Thousands of Myanmar Women Forced into Marriages in China)
Broader Global Coalition Can Solve Rohingya Issue
Sorwar Alam | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Broader Global Coalition Can Solve Rohingya Issue)
An Open Letter to Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche from a Burmese Buddhist Activist
Maung Zarni and Matthew Gindin | Tricycle – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on An Open Letter to Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche from a Burmese Buddhist Activist)
Law Group That Helped U.S. Probe Says Rohingyas Victims of Genocide
Sansara Nepal – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Law Group That Helped U.S. Probe Says Rohingyas Victims of Genocide)
Radio Rohingya
Al Jazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Radio Rohingya)
Burma Project – Situation of the Rohingyas in North Arakan State
The Irish Centre for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Burma Project – Situation of the Rohingyas in North Arakan State)
The Situation of the Rohingya: Is There a Role for the International Court of Justice?
Michael A Becker | European Journal of International Law – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Situation of the Rohingya: Is There a Role for the International Court of Justice?)
Ongoing Rohingya Repatriation Efforts Are Doomed to Failure
Nasir Uddin – Al Jazeera
November 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Ongoing Rohingya Repatriation Efforts Are Doomed to Failure)
Amnesty Strips Aung San Suu Kyi of Its Highest Honor; Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize Should Be Next
Danielle Ryan – RT
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Amnesty Strips Aung San Suu Kyi of Its Highest Honor; Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize Should Be Next)
Forced Return of Rohingya Crime against Humanity
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Forced Return of Rohingya Crime against Humanity)
Rohingya: Not Willing to Go Home
Mokammel Shuvo , Muhammad Ali Jinnat and Porimol Palma – The Daily Star [Bangladesh]
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya: Not Willing to Go Home)
Do the Bells Toll for Rohingyas?
C R Abrar – The Daily Star [Bangladesh]
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Do the Bells Toll for Rohingyas?)
Burmese Activist Speaks Out for the Rohingya
Noriko Okada | NHK World Japan – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Burmese Activist Speaks Out for the Rohingya)
Bachelet: Returning Rohingya Refugees to Myanmar Would Place Them at Serious Risk of Human Rights Violations
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Bachelet: Returning Rohingya Refugees to Myanmar Would Place Them at Serious Risk of Human Rights Violations)
UNICEF Welcomes Bangladesh Statement That Rohingya Will Not Be Forced to Leave
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on UNICEF Welcomes Bangladesh Statement That Rohingya Will Not Be Forced to Leave)
Statement by UN High Commissioner for Refugees on the Repatriation of Rohingya Refugees to Myanmar
UNHCR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Statement by UN High Commissioner for Refugees on the Repatriation of Rohingya Refugees to Myanmar)
42 NGOs Warn That Return of Refugees to Myanmar Now Would Be Dangerous and Premature
ReliefWeb – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on 42 NGOs Warn That Return of Refugees to Myanmar Now Would Be Dangerous and Premature)
Accountability Alone Will Not Solve Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis
Bill Richardson - TIME
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Accountability Alone Will Not Solve Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis)
Myanmar: UN Human Rights Expert Pleads for Rohingya Returns to Stop, Fears Repeat Abuses May Await
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar: UN Human Rights Expert Pleads for Rohingya Returns to Stop, Fears Repeat Abuses May Await)
Dozens of Rohingya Flee Camps by Boat, Reviving Memories of 2015 Tragedy
Ruma Paul and Poppy McPherson | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Dozens of Rohingya Flee Camps by Boat, Reviving Memories of 2015 Tragedy)
Exclusive: ‘Can’t Eat, Can’t Sleep’ – Rohingya on Myanmar Repatriation List
Ruma Paul | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Exclusive: ‘Can’t Eat, Can’t Sleep’ – Rohingya on Myanmar Repatriation List)
UN Investigator Says Myanmar Genocide against Rohingya ‘Ongoing’
Al Jazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on UN Investigator Says Myanmar Genocide against Rohingya ‘Ongoing’)
Rohingyas to Be Repatriated Despite UN Genocide Warning
Hannah Ellis-Petersen and Shaikh Azizur Rahman – The Guardian
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingyas to Be Repatriated Despite UN Genocide Warning)
Free Rohingya Coalition Condemns Premature Repatriation of Rohingyas
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Free Rohingya Coalition Condemns Premature Repatriation of Rohingyas)
Deported Rohingya Men Didn’t Get Myanmar Citizenship as India Claimed and the Supreme Court Believed
Abhishek Dey | Scroll.in – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Deported Rohingya Men Didn’t Get Myanmar Citizenship as India Claimed and the Supreme Court Believed)
Facebook Must Do More to Prevent 21st-Century Genocide
Editorial Board – The Washington Post
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Facebook Must Do More to Prevent 21st-Century Genocide)
Open Cruelty
Editorial |The News [Pakistan] – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Open Cruelty)
Despite Diverted Attention, ‘Ongoing Genocide’ of Rohingya Happening in Myanmar
D. Parvaz | ThinkProgress – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Despite Diverted Attention, ‘Ongoing Genocide’ of Rohingya Happening in Myanmar)
Facebook’s Role in the Genocide in Myanmar: New Reporting Complicates the Narrative
Evelyn Douek | Lawfare – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Facebook’s Role in the Genocide in Myanmar: New Reporting Complicates the Narrative)
Activist for Rohingya Muslims, Zarni Calls on Tokyo to Speak Out over Refugee Crisis
Chisato Tanaka – The Japan Times
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Activist for Rohingya Muslims, Zarni Calls on Tokyo to Speak Out over Refugee Crisis)
‘Primitive People’: The Untold Story of UNHCR’s Historical Engagement with Rohingya Refugees
Jeff Crisp | Humanitarian Practice Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Primitive People’: The Untold Story of UNHCR’s Historical Engagement with Rohingya Refugees)
UN Security Council to Hear on Oct. 24 from UN Fact-Finding Mission on Rohingya
Coconuts Yangon | AFP – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on UN Security Council to Hear on Oct. 24 from UN Fact-Finding Mission on Rohingya)
A Genocide Incited on Facebook, with Posts from Myanmar’s Military
Paul Mozur – The New York Times
October 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on A Genocide Incited on Facebook, with Posts from Myanmar’s Military)
“Genocide Cards”: Rohingya Refugees on Why They Risked Their Lives to Refuse ID Cards
Natalie Brinham | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on “Genocide Cards”: Rohingya Refugees on Why They Risked Their Lives to Refuse ID Cards)
The World Decries Myanmar’s Rohingya Abuses – Myanmar’s Reply: Denial, Defiance and Propaganda
Shibani Mahtani – The Washington Post
October 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The World Decries Myanmar’s Rohingya Abuses – Myanmar’s Reply: Denial, Defiance and Propaganda)
Five Concrete Measures Can End Rohingya Genocide
Dr. Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Five Concrete Measures Can End Rohingya Genocide)
India, in a First, Sends Seven Rohingya for Deportation to Myanmar
Zarir Hussain | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on India, in a First, Sends Seven Rohingya for Deportation to Myanmar)
Rwanda to Rohingyas: The US Genocide Whitewash
Maung Zarni – The Citizen (India)
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rwanda to Rohingyas: The US Genocide Whitewash)
Why Are Myanmar’s Neighbors Ignoring the Rohingya Crisis?
Angshuman Choudhury – The Diplomat
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Why Are Myanmar’s Neighbors Ignoring the Rohingya Crisis?)
Are Sanctions against Myanmar’s Military Enough?
Azaera Amza | TRT World – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Are Sanctions against Myanmar’s Military Enough?)
Do We Simply No Longer Care about Genocide?
Matthew Gindin – The Times of Israel
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Do We Simply No Longer Care about Genocide?)
There Can Be No Peace for Myanmar without Justice
Yanghee Lee and Georgia Drake – TIME
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on There Can Be No Peace for Myanmar without Justice)
Activists: US Stance on Rohingya Not Strong Enough
William Gallo | VOA News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Activists: US Stance on Rohingya Not Strong Enough)
The Nightmare Awaiting Rohingya Returnees
Mark Inkey – The Diplomat
September 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Nightmare Awaiting Rohingya Returnees)
Turkey: Lawyer Files Criminal Complaint against Myanmar
Diyarbakir | Anadolu Agency – Hürriyet Daily News
September 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Turkey: Lawyer Files Criminal Complaint against Myanmar)
Free Rohingya Coalition Statement on Canada’s Unprecedented Official Declaration of Myanmar’s Crimes against Rohingyas as Genocide
Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Free Rohingya Coalition Statement on Canada’s Unprecedented Official Declaration of Myanmar’s Crimes against Rohingyas as Genocide)
U.N. Investigators Renew Call for Myanmar Military Officials to Face Genocide Charges
Eli Meixler - TIME
September 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on U.N. Investigators Renew Call for Myanmar Military Officials to Face Genocide Charges)
Imprisonment, Torture and Rape: Why Myanmar Must Be Referred to the ICC
Shirin Ebadi and Tawakkol Karman | Both Nobel Peace Laureates – CNN
September 24th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
(မြန်မာ Burmese) ကုလသမဂၢ လြတ္လပ္ေသာ ႏိုင္ငံတကာ အခ်က္အလက္ရွာေဖြေရးမစ္ရွင္ ၏သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္။
UN Information Centre – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on (မြန်မာ Burmese) ကုလသမဂၢ လြတ္လပ္ေသာ ႏိုင္ငံတကာ အခ်က္အလက္ရွာေဖြေရးမစ္ရွင္ ၏သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္။)
Myanmar, the Country Where Facebook Posts Whipped Up Hate
BBC News – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar, the Country Where Facebook Posts Whipped Up Hate)
UN Report Documents Genocide against Rohingya: What Now?
Max Pensky and Nadia Rubaii – The Conversation
September 10th, 2018 ( 2 Comments »)
Judges Rule ICC Has Jurisdiction over Rohingya Deportations
Mike Corder | AP – The Washington Post
September 10th, 2018 ( 3 Comments »)
Myanmar Rejects, Refutes UN Fact-Finding Mission on Rohingya Genocide: You Are Not Fair and Objective
Nay Pyi Taw | Myanmar Ministry of Foreign Affairs – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 10th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Myanmar Sentences Two Reuters Reporters to Seven Years in Prison for Possessing ‘Official Secrets’
Laignee Barron - TIME
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Sentences Two Reuters Reporters to Seven Years in Prison for Possessing ‘Official Secrets’)
Myanmar: The UN Calls It Genocide—Why Won’t the US?
David Palumbo-Liu – The Nation
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar: The UN Calls It Genocide—Why Won’t the US?)
Israel’s Dirty Arms Deals with Myanmar
Haaretz | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Israel’s Dirty Arms Deals with Myanmar)
‘Myanmar Is like Nazi Germany’
Ahmet Gurhan Kartal – Anadolu Agency (Turkey]
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Myanmar Is like Nazi Germany’)
Burma/Myanmar: Shameful Anniversary Highlights Lack of Accountability for Atrocities against Rohingya
Amnesty International – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 27th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Burma/Myanmar: Shameful Anniversary Highlights Lack of Accountability for Atrocities against Rohingya)
Cox’s Bazar: The World’s Largest Refugee Settlement
Kristine Kolstad | Norwegian Refugee Council – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 27th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Cox’s Bazar: The World’s Largest Refugee Settlement)
‘Everybody’s Talking about Them, But Who’s Talking with Them?’ – Documenting Rohingyas’ Stories
Alexandra King – CNN
August 27th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Everybody’s Talking about Them, But Who’s Talking with Them?’ – Documenting Rohingyas’ Stories)
Remembering Rohingya Genocide on 25 August 2018
Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Remembering Rohingya Survivors of Genocide in August
Maung Zarni – Prothom Alo [Bangladesh]
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Remembering Rohingya Survivors of Genocide in August)
Rohingya Crisis: A Year since It Shocked the World, What’s Changed?
Abdullah Yusuf - The Conversation
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Crisis: A Year since It Shocked the World, What’s Changed?)
Inside Facebook’s Myanmar Operation: Hatebook
Steve Stecklow | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Inside Facebook’s Myanmar Operation: Hatebook)
Is India Creating Its Own Rohingya?
Hartosh Singh Bal – The New York Times
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Is India Creating Its Own Rohingya?)
What Happens to India’s Four Million ‘Stateless’ People?
Soutik Biswas – BBC News
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on What Happens to India’s Four Million ‘Stateless’ People?)
It’s Time We Listened to the Plight of Assam’s ‘Foreigners’
Harsh Mander – Al Jazeera
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on It’s Time We Listened to the Plight of Assam’s ‘Foreigners’)
The Myanmar Journalists Risking Their Lives to Report on the Rohingya’s Plight
Stephen Starr – The National [UAE]
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Myanmar Journalists Risking Their Lives to Report on the Rohingya’s Plight)
India Must Stand by the Rohingya in Their Hour of Need
Tapan Bose | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on India Must Stand by the Rohingya in Their Hour of Need)
Rohingya Abuses Probe Aims to ‘Obstruct International Justice’ and Protect Military
Asian Correspondent – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Abuses Probe Aims to ‘Obstruct International Justice’ and Protect Military)
A New Report Exposes Myanmar’s ‘Extensive and Systematic Preparations’ for Rohingya Atrocities
Casey Quackenbush - TIME
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on A New Report Exposes Myanmar’s ‘Extensive and Systematic Preparations’ for Rohingya Atrocities)
Physicians for Human Rights Call for Crimes against Humanity Investigation in Myanmar
VOA News – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Physicians for Human Rights Call for Crimes against Humanity Investigation in Myanmar)
The Massacre of Inn Din: How Rohingya Are Lynched and Held Responsible
Ramzy Baroud | Politics for the People – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Massacre of Inn Din: How Rohingya Are Lynched and Held Responsible)
Were the Rohingya Massacres Pre-Planned?
Ashley S. Kinseth – Dhaka Tribune
July 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Were the Rohingya Massacres Pre-Planned?)
Time for Int’l Community to Come Forward for Rohingyas
Prothom Alo [Bangladesh] – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Time for Int’l Community to Come Forward for Rohingyas)
Rohingya Cannot Become ‘Forgotten Victims,’ Says UN Chief Urging World to Step Up Support
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Cannot Become ‘Forgotten Victims,’ Says UN Chief Urging World to Step Up Support)
Rohingya: The History of a Muslim Identity in Myanmar
Jacques Leider | Oxford University Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya: The History of a Muslim Identity in Myanmar)
Who Gets to Write the Encyclopedia? Rohingya “Expert” Denies Genocide
David Palumbo-Liu | Truthout - TRANSCEND Media Servivce
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Who Gets to Write the Encyclopedia? Rohingya “Expert” Denies Genocide)
Myanmar Bombs 60 Churches in 18 Months, Replaces Some with Buddhist Pagodas
Samuel Smith | The Christian Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Bombs 60 Churches in 18 Months, Replaces Some with Buddhist Pagodas)
Oxford’s Neo-Orientalism: Burma aka Myanmar
C R Abrar – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Oxford’s Neo-Orientalism: Burma aka Myanmar)
UN-Burma/Myanmar MOU: Why the Hush Hush?
The Daily Star [Bangladesh] – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on UN-Burma/Myanmar MOU: Why the Hush Hush?)
Is Oxford University Complicit in Aung San Suu Kyi’s Genocide Denial?
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Is Oxford University Complicit in Aung San Suu Kyi’s Genocide Denial?)
Silent Pain: Rohingya Rape Survivors’ Babies Quietly Emerge
The Associated Press – The New York Times
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Silent Pain: Rohingya Rape Survivors’ Babies Quietly Emerge)
The Shock Troops Who Expelled the Rohingya from Myanmar: Tip of the Spear
A Reuters Investigation by Simon Lewis, Zeba Siddiqui, Clare Baldwin and Andrew R.C. Marshall – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Shock Troops Who Expelled the Rohingya from Myanmar: Tip of the Spear)
Myanmar/UN Memorandum of Understanding on Rohingya Repatriation
The United Nations – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar/UN Memorandum of Understanding on Rohingya Repatriation)
Time for Accountability in Burma/Myanmar: Military Responsibility for Crimes against Humanity in Rakhine State
Amnesty International – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Time for Accountability in Burma/Myanmar: Military Responsibility for Crimes against Humanity in Rakhine State)
Rohingya People and Ethnic Cleansing
Mohammed Rafique – The Irish Times
June 25th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya People and Ethnic Cleansing)
UN and the Four-Word Mantra for Myanmar Genocide Survivors
Maung Zarni – Prothom Alo [Bangladesh]
June 25th, 2018 ( Comments Off on UN and the Four-Word Mantra for Myanmar Genocide Survivors)
The Catastrophe of the Rohingya
David Palumbo-Liu – Jacobin Magazine
June 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Catastrophe of the Rohingya)
New Secretive Deal between UN, Myanmar Smells Foul
Maung Zarni and Natalie Brinham - Andalou Post [Turkey]
June 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on New Secretive Deal between UN, Myanmar Smells Foul)
Factsheet on the Rohingya
Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Factsheet on the Rohingya)
I Visited the Rohingya Camps in Myanmar and Here Is What I Saw
Cresa Pugh – The Conversation
June 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on I Visited the Rohingya Camps in Myanmar and Here Is What I Saw)
Experts Criticize New UN-Myanmar Deal over Rohingya
Fatih Hafiz Mehmet – Anadolu Agency [Turkey]
June 11th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Experts Criticize New UN-Myanmar Deal over Rohingya)
Rohingya Say Myanmar Targeted the Educated in Genocide
Associated Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 11th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Say Myanmar Targeted the Educated in Genocide)
Statement on UN-Myanmar Deal on Rohingya Return
Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 11th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Statement on UN-Myanmar Deal on Rohingya Return)
A Rohingya’s Perspective
Tun Khin – The Daily Star [Bangladesh]
June 11th, 2018 ( Comments Off on A Rohingya’s Perspective)
Need More Proof of Genocide in Myanmar? It’s Being Born Right Now
Jack Packer | National Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Need More Proof of Genocide in Myanmar? It’s Being Born Right Now)
The ICC and the Plight of the Rohingya
Wayne Jordash and Uzay Aysev – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The ICC and the Plight of the Rohingya)
Conference on Situation of Rohingyas in Bangladesh & Myanmar (Text in English & Français)
France-Bangladesh Friendship Group – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 28th, 2018 ( 3 Comments »)
What Is Behind Amnesty’s Burmese Military-Friendly Report?
Shafiur Rahman | Bloomberg, Quint – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 28th, 2018 ( Comments Off on What Is Behind Amnesty’s Burmese Military-Friendly Report?)
The Rohingya’s Hope for Justice Lies with the ICC
Tun Khin- Al Jazeera
May 28th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Rohingya’s Hope for Justice Lies with the ICC)
Factsheet on the Rohingya: Group Identity, Citizenship, Persecution
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 21st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Factsheet on the Rohingya: Group Identity, Citizenship, Persecution)
For Rohingya Refugees, Imminent Surge in Births Is Traumatic Legacy of Sexual Violence – Special Report
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 14th, 2018 ( Comments Off on For Rohingya Refugees, Imminent Surge in Births Is Traumatic Legacy of Sexual Violence – Special Report)
News from Burma/Myanmar’s Rohingya Genocide
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 14th, 2018 ( Comments Off on News from Burma/Myanmar’s Rohingya Genocide)
UN Security Council and the Rohingya: Yet another Charade?
C R Abrar – The Daily Star (Bangladesh)
May 7th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
The Nowhere People: Rohingyas in India
Neeta Lal – Inter Press Service-IPS
April 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Nowhere People: Rohingyas in India)
‘Committed International Leadership Needed for Rohingya Issue’
Selin Calik Muhasilovic | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Committed International Leadership Needed for Rohingya Issue’)
Facebook, Myanmar Genocide and Its Dehumanizingly Sexualized Discourses
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Facebook, Myanmar Genocide and Its Dehumanizingly Sexualized Discourses)
A Grassroots Initiative to Adopt 25 Aug as Rohingya Remembrance Day
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on A Grassroots Initiative to Adopt 25 Aug as Rohingya Remembrance Day)
First They Came for the Rohingya
Azeem Ibrahim – Foreign Policy Magazine
April 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on First They Came for the Rohingya)
Protected Return to Protected Homeland: Only Durable Solution to Burma’s Rohingya Genocide
C R Abrar – The Daily Star (Bangladesh)
April 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Protected Return to Protected Homeland: Only Durable Solution to Burma’s Rohingya Genocide)
War Crimes Prosecutor Seeks Jurisdiction over Rohingya Deportations
Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on War Crimes Prosecutor Seeks Jurisdiction over Rohingya Deportations)
Too Many Are Looking Away from Burma’s Ethnic Cleansing Campaign
Editorial – The Washington Post
April 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Too Many Are Looking Away from Burma’s Ethnic Cleansing Campaign)
An Open Letter to Burmese Buddhists Concerning the Rohingya
Buddhists for Peace – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on An Open Letter to Burmese Buddhists Concerning the Rohingya)
Burmese Dissident Speaks Frankly about His Country’s Persecution of the Rohingya
Samantha Rideout – UC Observer
April 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Burmese Dissident Speaks Frankly about His Country’s Persecution of the Rohingya)
An Exodus of Our Time – A Reflection on the Rohingya Crisis for the Passover Table
American Jewish World Services – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on An Exodus of Our Time – A Reflection on the Rohingya Crisis for the Passover Table)
Reworking the Colonial-Era “Indian Peril”: Myanmar’s State-directed Persecution of Rohingyas and Other Muslims
Maung Zarni & Natalie Brinham - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Reworking the Colonial-Era “Indian Peril”: Myanmar’s State-directed Persecution of Rohingyas and Other Muslims)