Friday, June 21, 2024

Topic: Myanmar

Rohingya woman’s deportation life-threatening: HRW

Human Rights Watch on Thursday condemned the Indian government’s forced return of an ethnic Rohingya woman to Myanmar, pointing out that international law prohibits the forced return of...

NIA arrests six people for “trafficking” Rohingya Muslims into India

The National Investigation Agency on Sunday arrested six people who are allegedly part of a syndicate involved in the "illegal trafficking" of Rohingya Muslims...

6 months after coup; Myanmar’s instability and deteriorating socio-economic situation

It’s been six months since the military coup in Myanmar where there’s grave concern over the widening impact of the deepening political, human rights and humanitarian crisis affecting the country’s people.

Myanmar approaching point of economic collapse: UN report

The turmoil following the military coup in Myanmar, coupled with the impact of COVID-19 could result in up to 25 million people – nearly half of the country’s population, living in poverty by early next year, a United Nations report said on Friday.

738 killed since coup in Myanmar: Rights group

At least 738 people have been killed so far in Myanmar's military crackdown against anti-coup protesters, according to the latest figures by Assistance Association for Political Prisoners,a human rights watchdog.

Myanmar violence ‘must cease immediately’: UN agencies

The UN Country Team in Myanmar on Monday, reiterated its call for an end to violence against civilians, amid reports of dozens of deaths in the latest crackdown on protests against the military takeover.