Root of the Rohingya crisis ‘lies in Myanmar’: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged the global community to pursue available legal and multilateral mechanisms to ensure “accountability of the perpetrators who committed persistent … and systematic heinous atrocities” against Rohingyas.

Over 100 Rohingyas detained for fleeing camps

Police yesterday detained 101 Rohingyas for fleeing the refugee camps in Ukhiya upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

Ensure safe return to Myanmar

Rohingyas have one again demanded their safe return to their homeland  Myanmar.

Trapped in a geopolitical bind

Six years into one of the world’s biggest refugee crises, the fate of more than one million Rohingyas sheltered in Cox’s Bazar hangs in the balance as efforts to repatriate them see little progress due to increased global geopolitical tension.

Extend support to Bangladesh in addressing Rohingya crisis

The two visiting US Congressmen have urged the international community to stand with Bangladesh in addressing the Rohingya crisis.

Rohingya Repatriation: Bangladesh determined for a ‘small trial’

The government is still determined to go for a “small trial,” in terms of Rohingya repatriation, to understand the challenges before going for a full-on move, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam said yesterday.

Bangladesh, Germany for sustainable Rohingya repatriation

Bangladesh and Germany have agreed that any repatriation of Rohingyas to Myanmar would have to happen in a voluntary, informed, dignified, and sustainable way

UN experts condemn cut in Rohingya food rations

UN experts yesterday condemned a second cut in food rations for Rohingyas in Bangladesh effective today, after a funding shortfall of $56 million compelled the World Food Programme to enforce the cuts

Second Myanmar delegation reaches Teknaf

A 14-member delegation from Myanmar arrived in Teknaf of Cox's Bazar this morning to discuss Rohingya repatriation issues.