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Who Are Rohingya Muslims?


 
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Rohingya Refugees Stuck in Muddy, Flood-Prone Sites

Almost 600000 Rohingya refugees have sought safety in Bangladesh in the past two months. The numbers show no sign of slowing down…

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Islam in the Kingdom of Arakan

Muslim Arakanese or Rohingya are indigenous to Arakan. Having genealogical linkup with the people of Wesali or Vesali kingdom of Arakan…

 
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Who Are the Rohingya Muslims?

After centuries in Burma, it’s estimated that half the Rohingya Muslim population has fled to Bangladesh with horror stories of rapes…

 
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Rohingya Muslims : World’s Most Persecuted Minority

Considered as the world’s most persecuted minority by the UN, the Rohingya Muslims continue to suffer decades of discrimination…

 
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Tragedy in Myanmar & Syria… What Imams Say

The conditions of Muslims in Syria and Myanmar are extremely horrible; innocent, helpless people are being mercilessly killed…

Beyond the Talk: How To Help


 
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AboutIslam Exclusive: A Visit to Rohingya Refugees in Malaysia

Escaping humiliation and killing in their home country, Burma’s Rohingya Muslims are finding a new home in Malaysia…

 
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Muslim Doctors Witness Harrowing Life of Rohingya Refugees

Three Calgarian Muslim doctors have examined the Rohingya refugees’ humanitarian disaster after flying to Bangladesh…

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UK Charities Launch Campaign to Help Rohingya Muslims

UK charities have launched a major fundraising campaign to help Rohingya Muslims fleeing death and atrocities in Burma…

 
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What Canadian Muslims Can Do to Support the Rohingya

Muslim Canadians are rallying across the country to support the Rohingya in Myanmar/Burma…

 
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These Men Are Helping Rohingya at the Bangladeshi Borders

These men have come to the Bangladesh-Myanmar border to help the Rohingya who are fleeing death and persecution in Burma…

 
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Scotland Mosque Raises Funds for Rohingya Muslims

A Scotland mosque in Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, has raised over £4,500 for Rohingya Muslim refugees…

 
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Illinois Mosque Hosts Peace Rally for Rohingya Muslims

The Muslim community in Carbondale, Illinois, is planning a rally on Saturday to support the rights of Rohingya Muslims facing…

 
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Windsor Muslims Raise Funds for Rohingya Muslims

Watching thousands of Rohingya Muslim fleeing their homes to escape persecution, members of Windsor Muslim community decided…

 
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Canadians Protest ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ of Rohingya Muslims

Canadians rallied in cities across the country on Sunday, September 17, to protest the military crackdown in Burma against Rohingya…

 
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Imams Condemn Atrocities Against Rohingya Muslims & Call for Solidarity

Believers in their mutual kindness, compassion and sympathy are just like one body. When one of the limbs suffers…

 
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Paying Zakat Al-Fitr to Rohingya Muslims: OK?

Zakat Al-Fitr can be sent to places where there are more urgent needs as in the case of the Rohingya Muslims…

 
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Udhiyah or Charity to Disaster-Stricken Muslims?

Dear brother, thank you for your question and for your concern about the suffering Muslim fellows all over the world…

 

History of Suffering


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New Documentary Follows Ongoing Massacre of Rohingya Muslims

After being dragged from her home, discarded on a pile of dead bodies, raped, and then set on fire…

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They Threw My Baby Into a Fire: Rohingya Muslim

A genocide. This is the best description of the horrible atrocities committed at the hand of Burmese security forces…

 
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Rohingya Muslims Get First Food Aid in Months

Cut off from food and threatened by Buddhist neighbors, Rohingya Muslims in Burma’s violence-racked Rakhine state received…

 
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Drone Reveals Shocking Rohingya Refugee Camps

A drone has captured the extent of sprawling camps housing Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence and ethnic cleansing in Burma.

 
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I Am Rohingya – Victims Tell Their Stories

They are ordinary people like us. They had lives, families and they had dreams. However, everything got upside down within few days…

 
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No Food, No Shelter for Rohingya Crossing into Bangladesh – Help Now!

The plight of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar is known to everyone. Official UN refugee camps in Bangladesh are overflowing…

 
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Rohingya Muslims Facing Ethnic Cleansing – Use Social Media to Help Them

According to the latest UN report, the Burmese Rohingya Muslims are recognized…

 
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Rohingya Muslims Resist Persecution ‘Through Theater’

In an attempt to keep their heritage alive, a group of Rohingya Muslims in Canada are making a documentary…

 
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UN Medics Report Gang Rape of Rohingya Muslim Women

Dozens of Rohingya Muslim women have been aggressively raped at the hands of Burmese security officials…

 
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Journalists Urge UN to Stop “Muslim Holocaust” in Burma

A group of international journalists and activists has called on the UN to put an end to what they dsecribed as “Muslim holocaust” in Burma…

 
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World Leaders Condemn Aung Suu Kyi UN Speech

Following weeks of silence in the face of claims of ethnic cleansing against Burma’s Rohingya population…

 
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Facebook Blocks Reports of Rohingya Ethnic Cleansing

Activists and civil rights advocates have accused Facebook of blocking their posts documenting the persecution and ethnic cleansing…

 
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Death Follows Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh

Fleeing violence in Burma to Bangladesh, Rohingya Muslim refugees are facing death threat due to lack of food, shelter, and water…

 
 
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Rights Groups Warn of Rohingya Muslims Massacre

A Burma rights group has accused the government of keeping a systematic persecution of Rohingya Muslim minority…

 
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Rohingya Muslim Survivors Confirm Burma Genocide

Beheaded children and burnt alive villagers were the dominant bloody scenes in the latest genocide targeting Rohingya Muslims in Burma.

 
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Burma Burns Rohingya Villages, Mosques

On the latest episode of its crackdown on Rohingya Muslims, the Burmese army is facing accusations and condemnnations…

 
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Rohingya Muslims Escape Death in Burma

Fleeing death and persecution in their home country, hundreds of Rohingya Muslim villagers were targeted by Burmese troops fire yesterday.

 
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A Heartbreaking Visit to the Rohingya

It is well above 30° Celsius and we are making our way through Aung Mingalar, a Muslim getto in the port city of Sittwe, Burma.

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Canada’s Envoy Examines Anti-Rohinyga Atrocities

Horrific accounts of sexual assault, aerial bombings, beheadings and attacks on children with machetes offered Canada’s special envoy…

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Trevor Noah Blasts Aung San Suu Kyi Over Rohingya Massacre

Trevor Noah in Thursday’s episode of the Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” blasted Nobel Peace…

 
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Dalai Lama Decries Rohingya Muslims Plight

The Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader has decried violence against Rohingya Muslims in the Buddhist-majority Burma…

 
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Turkey Aid Groups Offer Lifeline to Rohingya Muslims

Amid a very little and inadequate relief efforts from the international aid bodies, as well as the international organuzations, including the UN.

 
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Desmond Tutu Sends Heartfelt Letter on Rohingya Muslims

The Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has sent a heartfelt letter to fellow peace prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi…

 
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Al-Azhar Top Imam Urges Action on Rogingya Muslims

Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, the highest seat of religious learning in the Sunni world, has condemned the violence..

 
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Muslims Obliged to Help Rohingya: Muslim Scholars

A leading union of international Muslim scholars has stressed that Muslims worldwide are obliged to help Rohingya Muslims fleeing death.

 
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Pope Prays for Rohnigya Muslims, Condemns Burma Atrocities

As thousands of Rohingya Muslims risk death, slavery to escape Burma, Pope Francis has shared prayers for the persecuted minority…