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  • Rohingya relocation to Dhaka's Bhashan Char

    US wants postponement of Rohingya relocation to Bhashan Char

    Appreciating the country for opening its borders to huge Rohingya refugees, the United States has urged Bangladesh to "postpone" its Rohingya relocation plan to Bhashan char until independent experts can determine it a suitable location, though Bangladesh is looking for a voluntary nature of relocation.

  • Myanmar Rohingya Crisis

    Rohingya Relocation: Support our plan or leave the country

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has said if the UN agencies do not support the government’s plan to move 100,000 Rohingya refugees to an island in the Bay of Bengal, they would be expelled, if necessary, reports the Deutsche Welle.

  • Rohingya island relocation

    Support Rohingya island relocation or leave the country: Bangladesh to UN

    In an interview with a German media outlet, Bangladesh Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen says that the Bangladeshi government wants the United Nations aid agencies to support its plan to relocate 100,000 refugees to a remote island in the Bay of Bengal.

  • Hasina tells press briefing

    No pressure on MPs to take oath

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said it is not her policy to divide any party or do anything that leads to a split in a party.

  • Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen

    Rohingya’s Bhasan Char relocation to be voluntary: FM

    Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today said relocation of Rohingyas to Bhasan Char will be done on a voluntary basis as they will only be moved there if they want to.

  • Dhaka not in a hurry

    Bangladesh is not in a hurry to relocate Rohingya refugees to a Bay of Bengal island, a minister told Reuters yesterday, after the United Nations sought more details on the government's plan.

  • Rohingya Relocation: UNHCR calls for continued talks with govt

    The UNHCR international protection chief has called for continued discussion to make sure that relocation of Rohingya refugees to Bhasan Char island will be completely voluntary.