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UNSC delegation visiting northern Rakhine

A UN Security Council delegation on Tuesday was visiting volatile areas of Myanmar's Rakhine state, from where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled military-led violence, to see firsthand the aftermath of the army's crackdown as well as Myanmar's preparations for taking back the refugees.

May 3, 2018
May 3, 2018

Carry out proper probe

United Nations Security Council has asked Myanmar to carry out a “proper investigation” into crimes against the Rohingya people by the military, ensure repatriation in line with international standards, sign an agreement quickly with UN agencies and give them unconditional access.

May 1, 2018
May 1, 2018

UNSC delegation visiting northern Rakhine

A UN Security Council delegation on Tuesday was visiting volatile areas of Myanmar's Rakhine state, from where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled military-led violence, to see firsthand the aftermath of the army's crackdown as well as Myanmar's preparations for taking back the refugees.

May 1, 2018
May 1, 2018

It can't stay unresolved

The visiting UNSC delegation yesterday said the Rohingya situation cannot remain without a solution and that it would find ways to speed up the implementation of the deal signed between Bangladesh and Myanmar for a safe and dignified repatriation of the refugees.

April 29, 2018
April 29, 2018

Keep pressure on Myanmar to expedite repatriation

Bangladesh government has urged the visiting UN Security Council delegation to keep pressure on the Myanmar government to speed up the repatriation process and to recognise the Rohingya situation as a crisis.

April 29, 2018
April 29, 2018

Time for UNSC to show it cares

The UN Security Council, which is entrusted with ensuring global peace and security, has so far failed to protect the human rights

April 23, 2018
April 23, 2018

UNSC team due on April 29

Bangladesh will describe the brutalities that the Rohingyas faced in Rakhine State and steps taken by the government here to the UN Security Council delegation, which is due in Dhaka on April 29.