Rohingya

What will happen to the Rohingya people?

Go home, begs Bangladesh. We can't, lament the Rohingya.

What will happen to the Rohingya people?

Asia Pacific

Myanmar conflict: Kachin residents turn to drugs amid unrest

Instability, conflict since peace talks stalled in Kachin state have impoverished many, and some have turned to drugs.

Podcast

Rohingya refugees face mobile phone blackouts

The Bangladeshi government orders ban on the sale of SIM cards to a million Rohingya in the world’s biggest refugee camp.

Rohingya refugees face mobile phone blackouts

Inside Story

Has the world failed the Rohingya Muslims?

Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar face a 'serious risk of genocide', the UN has warned.

Bangladesh

Akter, 20, expelled from university for being Rohingya

Rahima Akter has become the face of the struggle of Rohingya refugees who want, but are not allowed to pursue education.

Akter, 20, expelled from university for being Rohingya

Rohingya

Rohingya still in Myanmar face 'threat of genocide': UN

UN fact-finding mission warns repatriation of a million driven from the country by Myanmar army remains 'impossible'.

600,000 Rohingya in Myanmar face 'serious risk of genocide': UN

Poverty & Development

Military road defies Myanmar national ceasefire, fuels insecurity

Critics say military role in road-widening project in Karen territory violates ceasefire, as UN warns of dangers.

Military road defies Myanmar national ceasefire, fuels insecurity

Myanmar

Myanmar girl testifies in 'nursery rape case' that sparked anger

The case has exposed deep-seated mistrust in Myanmar's dysfunctional criminal justice system.

Myanmar girl testifies in 'nursery rape case' that sparked anger

AJ Impact

Thai garment makers scrutinised for allegedly underpaying workers

Many migrant workers from Myanmar receive less than the minimum wage in Thai factories, an investigation shows.

Thai garment makers scrutinised for allegedly underpaying workers

Rohingya

'Genocide card': Myanmar Rohingya verification scheme condemned

Human rights group says 'citizenship scrutiny' has gradually limited Rohingya rights in Myanmar and at root of crisis.

'Genocide card': Myanmar Rohingya verification scheme condemned

Asia

Rohingya crisis: Video of Myanmar forces' crackdown emerges

Mobile phone footage of Myanmar forces' crackdown on Muslim Rohingya in 2016 could be used as evidence in court.

Asia

Myanmar to hold court martial after Rohingya atrocities probe

Army says court martial proceedings are under way after inquiry at village said to have been a Rohingya mass grave site.

Myanmar to hold court martial after Rohingya atrocities probe

Asia

Myanmar partially lifts internet blackout in Rakhine, Chin states

Shutdown of services imposed in June had prompted warnings over potential human rights abuses by security forces.

Myanmar partially lifts internet blackout in Rakhine, Chin states

Asia Pacific

Myanmar conflict: Arakan violence rises in Rakhine state

The ethnic Arakan people are fighting for greater autonomy from Myanmar’s central government

Earthrise

Conservation 'tusk force': The Rohingya and the elephants

earthrise travels to Bangladesh to see how Rohingya refugees are learning to coexist with their elephant neighbours.