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Bangladesh: Rohingya camp leader ‘shot and hacked to death’ in Ukhiya

Cox's Bazar: Dozens of people have shot and hacked to death a Rohingya leader in Cox's Bazar's Ukhiya region in Bangladesh, media reports said.

Antonio Guterres expresses sadness as 12,000 people lost shelter due to Rohingya refugee camp fire in Bangladesh

Dhaka/New York: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday expressed sadness as 12,000 people lost shelter after a large number of shanties were destroyed in a fire tragedy at a Rohingya camp in Bangladesh's  Cox’s Bazar region.

Bangladesh: Thousands left homeless after fire breaks out at Rohingya refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar

Cox's Bazar: As many as 2,000 shanties were gutted as a fire broke out at a Rohingya refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar area of Bangladesh, leaving a large number of people homeless, media reports said on Sunday.

Bangladesh: Fire breaks out at Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar, no injury

Authorities have brought the fire, which broke out at a Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar’s Ukhiya region in Bangladesh, under control, media reports said on Sunday.

IOM steps up support as Rohingya refugee numbers rise in Southeast Asia

New York: Increasing numbers of Rohingya refugees have been arriving in Southeast Asian countries by sea and land, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) reported on Tuesday as it scales up support in the region.

Steep increase in deadly boat journeys reflects Rohingyas’ desperation: UNHCR

New York: The steep increase in the number of Rohingya refugees risking their lives to cross the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal last year is a reflection of their growing desperation, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Tuesday.

Bangladesh: Two Rohingya leaders killed in refugee camp

Cox's Bazar: Two Rohingya leaders have been killed in Rohingya camp in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar area, media reports said on Monday.

Bangladesh: 6 Rohingya robbers held in Cox's Bazar

Dhaka:  Bangladesh Coast Guard officials have arrested  six Rohingya robbers with 14 domestic and foreign firearms, 486 rounds of ammunition and yaba from Cox's Bazar region of the country, media reports said on Tuesday.

Bangladesh: Rohingya leader shot dead in Ukhiya camp

Dhaka: A Rohingya leader has been shot dead in a refugee camp in Bangladesh's  Ukhiya region, media reports said on Monday.

Bangladesh: Volunteer guard attacked and killed at Rohingya refugee camp

Dhaka: Unknown people shot and hacked to dead a volunteer guard at a Rohingya refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar’s Ukhiya, media reports said on Wednesday.

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina feels India can play major role in resolving Rohingya issue

Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said the Rohingya migrants are a “big burden” on her country and the South Asian nation is reaching out to the international community to ensure their return to their homeland, Myanmar.

‘Comprehensive’ solution needed to end mass displacement of Rohingya

New York: It’s been five years since more than 700,000 ethnic Rohingya fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh to escape a brutal military crackdown. The UN chief on Thursday called on the international community to find “comprehensive, durable and inclusive solutions” to help end their plight.

Myanmar: 5 years since Rohingya mass exodus, UNHCR urges solutions

New York: This week marks five years since more than 700,000 ethnic Rohingya fled military persecution from Myanmar for neighbouring Bangladesh, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Tuesday, appealing to the international community for greater support.

Rohingya refugees share concerns with UN rights commissioner during visit to Cox’s Bazar

New York: During her first official visit to Bangladesh, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, met with a host of officials, civil society representatives and Rohingya refugees on Tuesday.

17 Rohingya feared dead amid storm off Myanmar coast: UNHCR

New York: The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has said it is shocked and saddened by reports that more than a dozen Rohingya – including children – have perished at sea off the coast of Myanmar over the weekend.