Rohingya

Sri Lanka navy detains suspected Rohingya refugees

Navy announces detention of 32 people, half of them children, believed to be Rohingya refugees and two smugglers.

Sri Lanka navy detains suspected Rohingya refugees

Human Rights

Myanmar's Suu Kyi denies ethnic cleansing of Rohingya

Myanmar leader's remarks come despite UN and rights groups saying army crackdown may amount to crimes against humanity.

Aung San Suu Kyi denies ethnic cleansing of Rohingya

Rohingya

UN to 'urgently' probe crimes against Rohingya Muslims

UN mission will investigate allegations of killings, rape and torture by security forces against Rohingya in Myanmar.

UN to probe alleged crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar

Rohingya

Myanmar must 'allow Rohingya to leave' bleak camps

Panel led by ex-UN boss Kofi Annan says camps where tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims are trapped should be closed.

Myanmar must 'allow Rohingya to leave camps'

Rohingya

Life in a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh

In cramped and unhygienic camps thousands of refugees face disease, hunger and uncertainty about the future.

A fight to survive for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Infographic

Persecution path: Following Myanmar's fleeing Rohingya

The exodus of nearly 100,000 Rohingya since October has brought their plight into the international spotlight.

Persecution path: Following Myanmar's fleeing Rohingya

Infographic

Myanmar: Major ethnic groups and where they live

There are 135 ethnic groups in the country but Rohingya Muslims are rendered stateless and stripped of citizenship.

Myanmar: Major ethnic groups and where they live

Asia Pacific

UN: Myanmar 'may be trying to expel' all Rohingya

UN special rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar calls for international probe into abuses against Rohingya Muslims.

Yanghee Lee: High-level UN probe needed for Rohingya

Rohingya

Rohingya refugees in Jammu: 'Where will we go?'

As right-wing groups run a campaign against Rohingya in Indian-administered Kashmir, refugees fear having to flee again.

Jammu: Right-wing groups try to evict Rohingya refugees

Asia Pacific

Myanmar 'unlikely' to face UN probe on Rohingya abuses

Contrary to the UN Human Rights Council proposals, EU diplomats say they prefer existing mechanism to probe abuses.

Myanmar 'unlikely' to face UN probe on Rohingya abuses

Asia Pacific

Malaysian aid ship for Rohingya arrives in Myanmar

Rakhine State, Myanmar - A ship from Malaysia, filled with aid for the Rohingya, has arrived in Myanmar. The ethnic minority Rohingya in Myanmar suffer frequent attacks and discrimination.

In the Field

The Rakhine Crisis

Can the Muslim and Buddhist communities of Rakhine State come to an understanding under Aung San Suu Kyi's rule?

Opinion

The Rohingya crisis and the role of the OIC

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation is not doing enough to save the Rohingya community in Myanmar.

Abdullah al-Ahsan

by Abdullah al-Ahsan

Abdullah al-Ahsan

Opinion

Regional actors should take a stand against Myanmar

India and other South Asian nations should be unambiguous in their condemnation of Myanmar's treatment of the Rohingya.

Priyamvada Gopal

by Priyamvada Gopal

Priyamvada Gopal

Rohingya

Malaysian ship with aid for Rohingya docks in Myanmar

Vessel carrying 2,300 tonnes of aid for persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority met by Buddhist protesters.

Malaysian ship with aid for Rohingya docks in Myanmar