Burma will not allow those Rohingyas who have recently fled the country to return unless they can show proof of Burmese citizenship, said National Security Advisor Thaung Tun.
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Director of the Arakan Project, Chris Lewa, said on Saturday that since 15 October an average of 900 people a day have fled Burma on rickety, overcrowded boats in a[…]
Burma has granted citizenship to 209 Muslims displaced by communal violence in Arakan State, according to Reuters citing immigration officials. Some 40 of that number were reported to be Rohingyas,[…]
The Bangladesh government announced on Thursday that marriages between Rohingyas and Bangladeshis will be prohibited, according to a report by The Daily Star. An official from Bangladesh’s Ministry of Law said[…]
A programme to register stateless Muslim IDPs to determine whether they are eligible for citizenship is continuing at Myebon camp in Arakan State.