YANGON – Muslims in Burma keep a low profile for fear of intimidation and systematic state terrorism, but Win Lae Phyu Sin, a blogger on beauty care, has gone the other way. “I don’t regret my decision to wear the hijab. Our God opens many ways for me. Hijab is like a key for me. …
MADRID – Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has called on the world to help Rohingya children living in refugee camps after fleeing death at the hands of Burmese forces late last year. In a Twitter post, the four-time Champions League winner published two pictures: one showing him surrounded by his four children, and the second …
YANGON – Day after day, Rohingya Muslims in Yangon witness vanishing freedoms and opportunities, as well as rising persecution and hatred from their Buddhist neighbors and friends. Fear filled the air in the city, the capital of Burma, after the Burmese military’s operation in Rakhine state in the west of the country in which complete …
A wedding ceremony, with feasts and dancing is not a regular scene in Cox’s Bazar Rohingya Muslim refugee camps.
COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh- Fleeing death three months ago, the majority of Rohingya Muslims are daunted by the idea of return to their homes in Burma.
At least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed over the course of a month during Burmese crackdown on the minority, according to Medecins Sans Frontieres.
Meeting with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, Pope Francis sought forgiveness from the persecuted minority after his controversial decision to not directly refer to their plight when he visited their homeland, Burma.
the European Rohingya Council has urged the Burmese government to end anti-Rohingya Muslim violence and ensure a safe repatriation process of Rohingya Muslims to their homes in Burma.
Discarded and left on a pile of dead bodies, raped, and set on fire is the summary of the turmoil a Rohingya Muslim women had to encounter before fleeing to Bangladesh at last.