Bangladesh will next month start moving 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a remote island, despite warnings the silty strip is prone to violent weather.
Quick substantial relief for the Rohingya is unlikely, but the international community must learn from this case so they can respond more effectively in the future.
Years of hostility between the Assamese Hindu majority and the Bengali-speaking Muslims may result in a conflict after four million people have been stripped of their Indian citizenship.
Rohingya children are being denied access to basic education. Experts warn this could lead to a "lost generation" unable to contribute to society.
Myanmar has asked Bangladesh to stop providing aid to 6,000 Rohingya stranded on the border between the two countries since a military crackdown prompted a mass exodus of the Muslim minority…
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said he heard "unimaginable" accounts of atrocities during a visit Monday to Bangladesh's refugee camps.
A total of 102 suspected traffickers have been killed since Bangladesh launched an aggressive war on drugs in mid-May to smash the surging trade in the "yaba" drug.
Conditions in Myanmar's crisis-hit northern Rakhine state are "not conducive" to bringing back Rohingya who fled to Bangladesh, a senior U.N. official said.
Bangladesh has launched a billion-dollar campaign to build hundreds of "model mosques," partly with Saudi funding, to try to counter radical Islam.
Bangladesh will begin relocating around 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a desolate island off its southern coast in June, despite warnings the site is prone to violent weather.
Myanmar authorities have lured dozens of mainly Buddhist Bangladeshi tribal families to cross the border and resettle on land abandoned by fleeing Muslim Rohingya.
Bangladesh has begun relocating 100,000 Rohingya refugees to safer ground before the monsoon season for fear of deadly landslides and floods in the congested camps.
Bangladesh wants to limit the amount of time its young people spend on social media, flagging plans to curb access to "digital opium."
A Bangladesh official said Myanmar had approved several hundred Rohingya from a list of thousands to return to their homeland.
U.N. Special Rapporteur to Myanmar Yanghee Lee warned on Monday that the crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya minority bears "the hallmarks of genocide" and insisted the government should be held…
Myanmar is continuing its "ethnic cleansing" of the Rohingya with a "campaign of terror and forced starvation" in Rakhine state, a U.N. human rights envoy said.
Rohingya refugees living in Bangladesh refused Tuesday to return to Myanmar without guarantees of citizenship and security.
Bangladesh Friday handed over a list of more than 8,000 Rohingya to Myanmar as it moves to kick-start their repatriation.
The United Nations will be involved in the controversial process of returning Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar, a minister said Monday.