rohingya boat people - updates

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Civilians trapped as violence scorches Myanmar's Rakhine State

Aug 26, 2017 - 10:39 PM

Rakhine State has become a crucible of religious hatred focused on the stateless Rohingya Muslim minority who are reviled and perceived as illegal immigrants in Buddhist majority Myanmar

Japan offers $3.5 million to help Rohingya

Jun 20, 2015 - 1:08 PM

The money will go to providing food and shelter as well as to fund data analysis of their maritime movements the Japanese foreign ministry says

STARVING, DEHYDRATED. Rohingya migrants bring back food supplies dropped by a Thai army helicopter after jumping to collect them at sea from a boat drifting in Thai waters in the Andaman sea on May 14, 2015. Photo by Christophe Archambault/AFP

Pemberton admission, Rohingya asylum, prison boxing | 12PM wRap

May 20, 2015 - 12:00 PM

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Rohingya boat people: Silence not the answer

May 19, 2015 - 10:47 AM

If history were to serve any purpose it would be to show us that given a chance refugees be they from Eastern Europe in the 50s or Indochina from the 80s will flourish and prosper