UN takes Notice of the Rohingya Muslims Misery as it Deepens , after they being Sold


Rohingya Muslims Deported from BangkokJNN 09 Dec 2013 Bangkok : Rohingya Muslims who flee their homes to escape persecution in Myanmar are being sold to human traffickers in Thailand. Continue reading

Unstoppable Violence against Muslims of Myanmar is a challenge to Democracy


Violence against Muslims of Myanmar UnstopableJNN 27 Oct 2013 UNITED NATIONS – Violence against a Muslim minority in Myanmar is feeding a wider anti-Muslim feeling that poses a serious threat to the country’s dramatic economic and political reforms as it emerges from half a century of military rule, a U.N. envoy said on Thursday. Continue reading

Myanmar’s Budhist Govt forcefully relocates Muslims from Rakhni State


Myanmar forcefully relocates MuslimsJNN 30 Aug 2013 Yangoon : The Myanmar government has put pressure on Muslim community to relocate hundreds of Islam followers living in the western Rakhine State to a camp for internally-displaced people despite their objection. Continue reading

Myanmar Buddhist Burn down Dozens of shops and homes of Muslims


Burmese Budhist Burn Muslim homes and shops in YangoonJNN 25 Aug 2013 YANGON, Myanmar  — Fresh sectarian violence struck northwestern Myanmar early Sunday when a 1,000-strong Buddhist mob burned down dozens of homes and shops of Muslims following rumors that a young woman had been assaulted by a Muslim man, police said. There were no reports of injuries. Continue reading

Rohingya Muslims face another Disaster, 100 feared Dead as Boat capsize in search of a Safe Heaven


Rohingya Muslims Boat CapsizesJNN 16 May 2013 Yangoon :  A boat carrying about 100 Rohingya Muslims capsized off western Myanmar and many were feared drowned at the beginning of a mass evacuation from low-lying regions ahead of a powerful storm, a United Nations official said on Tuesday. Continue reading

10 Killed several Injured as Clashes Erupts after Mosques set on fire, between Muslim Rohingya and Buddhist Extremist in Myanmar


Rohingya Muslims Houses set on fire by Extremist BudhistJNN 22 Mar 2013 Yangoon : At least ten people in Myanmar have been killed with five wounded as extremist Buddhists set fire to several mosques in the city of Meiktila.

The death toll from clashes between extremist Buddhists and Muslim Rohingyas in central Myanmar has risen to at least 10 people, an MP says.

Clashes erupted late on Wednesday between extremist Buddhists and Muslim Rohingyas, according to a report issued by the Myanmar Police Force.

Police imposed an overnight curfew to control the situation, saying that at least three mosques had been destroyed.

“The situation is unpredictable,” said a local man, adding, “I can’t guess what will happen next. The violence could get worse.”

The unrest comes amid heightened tensions between the two sides which have left at least 180 people dead and more than a 100,000 Muslims displaced since June 2012.

On October 21, 2012, at least 11 Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar were killed after extremist Buddhists set fire to their houses in two Muslim villages in the city of Sittwe in the western Rakhine state.

The silence of the human rights organizations toward abuses against the Rohingya Muslims has emboldened the extremist Buddhists and Myanmar’s government forces.

The Buddhist-majority government of Myanmar refuses to recognize Rohingyas and has classified them as illegal migrants, even though the Rohingyas are said to be Muslim descendants of Persian, Turkish, Bengali, and Pathan origin, who migrated to Myanmar as early as the 8th century.

According to a statement released by Win Htein, a member of the opposition National League for Democracy party, on Thursday, “More than 10 people were killed.”

Clashes erupted late on Wednesday after extremist Buddhists set fire to several mosques in the city of Meiktila. Police imposed an overnight curfew to control the situation, saying that at least three mosques had been destroyed.

The unrest comes amid heightened tensions between the two sides which have left at least 180 people dead and more than a 100,000 Muslims displaced since June 2012.

On October 21, 2012, at least 11 Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar were killed after extremist Buddhists set fire to their houses in two Muslim villages in the city of Sittwe in the western Rakhine state.

The silence of the human rights organizations toward abuses against the Rohingya Muslims has emboldened the extremist Buddhists and Myanmar’s government forces.

The Buddhist-majority government of Myanmar refuses to recognize Rohingyas and has classified them as illegal migrants, even though the Rohingyas are said to be Muslim descendants of Persian, Turkish, Bengali, and Pathan origin, who migrated to Myanmar as early as the 8th century.

Rohingya Muslims misery deepens as they Flee to Thailand , who are caught and Sold to Human Traffickers


Rohingya Muslims Flee to ThailandJNN 25 Jan 2013 Bangkok : Thousands of Rohingya Muslims have escaped from Myanmar to Thailand in order to avoid attacks by government-backed extremist Buddhists, who are being caught and  sold by the Thai Officials to Human Traffickers . Continue reading

Myanmar’s US Backed Democratic Champion Aung San Suu Kyi refuses to back Rohingya Muslims


JNN 04 Nov 2012 Yangoon : Myanmar’s US Backed Democratic Noble Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi says she will not back the minority of Rohingya Muslims that have been persecuted and killed by the majority Buddhists. Continue reading

Myanmar's US Backed Democratic Champion Aung San Suu Kyi refuses to back Rohingya Muslims


JNN 04 Nov 2012 Yangoon : Myanmar’s US Backed Democratic Noble Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi says she will not back the minority of Rohingya Muslims that have been persecuted and killed by the majority Buddhists. Continue reading

Death toll rises to 56 in renewed riot in Myanmar , violence forces more Rohingya Muslims to flee homes


JNN 25 Oct 2012 YANGON – At least 56 people including 31 women have been killed and 64 others injured in renewed sectarian riots which occurred in four townships in Myanmar’s western Rakhine state over the past three days, local official sources confirmed on Thursday. Continue reading

Myanmar Buddhists set Muslim villages on fire,11 Rohingya Muslims Killed in Rakhine on Monday


JNN 22 Oct 2012 Myanmar : At least eleven Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar have been killed after extremist Buddhists set fire to their houses in two Muslim villages in the city of Sittwe in the western Rakhine state, a report says. Continue reading

Buddhist Rakhkine Community not ready to live with Rohingya Muslims , Mass Migration of Rohingya Refugees now living in Karachi , Pakistan


JNN 25 Aug 2012 Karachi : Myanmar’s president says people in the western state of Rakhine cannot accept Rohingya Muslims as their fellow citizens amid a hate campaign led by Buddhist extremists.As a result of it Over 200,000 displaced Rohingya Muslims are living in slums in the suburbs of the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi,Press reports. Continue reading

Rohingya Muslim Refugees discriminated by UNHCR in India , while Bangladesh bans Charity Organisations aiding Rohingya Refugee’s


JNN 03 Aug 2012 Mumbai : Displaced Rohingya Muslims living in India say the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is not providing them with the same basic services other refugees are enjoying, Press reports. Continue reading

Protesters around the World denounces Rohingya Muslims massacre in Myanmar


 

JNN 30 July 2012 Moscow : Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets in Iran, Turkey, Pakistan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia , Russia and other countries to condemn the massacre of the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.Shia Muslims in Russia have lashed out at international organizations for keeping silent about the mass slaughter of ethnic Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. Continue reading

Mass ethnic Cleansing of Burmese Muslims Supported by the Ethnic Myanmar Govt


JNN 21 July 2012 Rangoon : Described as the Palestine of Asia by the UN, the Rohingya Muslim community in Myanmar is currently going through an unutterable ordeal at the hands of the Rakhine extremist Buddhists in Arakan who are targeting the Muslim minority with the worst form of religious cleansing. Continue reading

30 Muslims killed By Buddhist extremist in Myanmar attack


JNN 04 July 2012 Myanmar :  Police in Myanmar have arrested 30 people in connection with the vigilante killing of 10 Muslims that helped spark days of sectarian violence in Rakhine state last month in which at least 80 people were killed and tens of thousands were displaced. Continue reading