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Shinzo Abe offers $1 billion in rural aid to Suu Kyi

Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 02:42 WIB

TOKYO -- Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday pledge up to 117 billion yen ($1.03 billion) of development aid to Myanmar in a meeting in Manila with government leader Aung San Suu...

Humanitarian crisis in Rakhine must be resolved soon: Jokowi

Monday, 13 Nov 2017 20:23 WIB

MANILA -- President Joko Widodo expressed hope that the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State would be resolved soon. "We are concerned about the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State and understand the complexity of the...

Indonesia encourages repatriation of Rohingyas

Monday, 13 Nov 2017 16:57 WIB

MANILA -- Indonesia is encouraging Myanmar and Bangladesh to cooperate in efforts to repatriate Rohingya refugees back to their homes. To do so, both governments should immediately complete and sign a memorandum of understanding...

Suu Kyi urges people "not to quarrel" on visit to Rakhine

Friday, 03 Nov 2017 03:21 WIB

SITTWE -- Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, on Thursday urged people "not to quarrel" as she visited areas riven by ethnic violence for the first time since hundreds of thousands...

Bangladesh dragging feet over repatriating Rohingya: Myanmar

Thursday, 02 Nov 2017 00:33 WIB

 YANGON -- Myanmar has blamed Bangladesh for delaying the start of a repatriation process for hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees, saying it feared Dhaka could be stalling until it receives multi-million dollars...

Myanmar detains Turkish state TV's reporters

Saturday, 28 Oct 2017 07:10 WIB

NAYPYITAW/YANGON -- Myanmar police detained two journalists working for Turkey's state broadcaster TRT and their interpreter and driver on Friday for flying a drone near the parliament compound, amid tension between the two...

US considers sanction over Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya

Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017 15:26 WIB

WASHINGTON -- The United States is taking steps and considering a range of further actions over Myanmar's treatment of its Rohingya Muslim minority, including targeted sanctions under its Global Magnitsky law, the State...

Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh threatened by diseases

Saturday, 21 Oct 2017 09:44 WIB

 UNITED NATIONS -- Nearly 590,000 Rohingya refugees have been admitted to camps in Bangladesh and 320,000 refugee children among them are threatened by water-borne diseases and desperate living conditions, a UN spokesman said Friday. The...

UN says Myanmar army prevent Rohingya return

Thursday, 12 Oct 2017 16:26 WIB

 GENEVA -- Myanmar security forces have brutally driven out half a million Muslim Rohingya from northern Rakhine state, torching their homes, crops and villages to prevent them from returning, the U.N. human rights office...

Indonesia urges Asian parliament to resolve Rohingya crisis

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017 19:55 WIB

JAKARTA -- The delegation of the Indonesian House of Representatives (DPR) has encouraged the Asian Parliament to support efforts to resolve the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State, Myanmar. The statement was delivered by the...

Guterres appreciates Indonesia's contribution to Rohingyas

Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 23:27 WIB

UNITED NATIONS -- The Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, has expressed his appreciation of Indonesia's contribution in handling the conflict and humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State, Myanmar, according to a...

U.N. experts urge Suu Kyi to meet persecuted Rohingya

Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017 11:16 WIB

GENEVA -- Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi should personally meet members of the Muslim Rohingya minority which is being subjected to ongoing persecution by the military, a group of U.N. human rights...

Myanmar finds more bodies in mass grave

Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017 17:25 WIB

YANGON -- Myanmar's army unearthed the bodies of 17 Hindu villagers on Monday, taking to 45 the number authorities suspect were killed by Muslim insurgents last month at the onset of a wave...

Rohingya refugees need sustainable aid

Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017 00:24 WIB

JAKARTA -- Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh need sustainable humanitarian assistance, such as education and vocational training, to rebuild their lives."The most important sustainable shelter and sanitation, as well as education for children, nutrition,...

4+1 formula a way to resolve Rohingya issue: Kalla

Friday, 22 Sep 2017 21:19 WIB

NEW YORK -- The 4+1 formula suggested by Indonesia was one of the approaches that the world could adopt to resolve the Rohingya issue in Myanmar, Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla stated. "The 4+1...