Saturday, 17 April 2021

March 2009

Chittagong, Bangladesh: Activists of the Neeti Gobeshona Kendra on Monday (March 30) demanded ceasing the oppression and killing of Rohingya people by the Burmese Government, as well as a permanent solution to the boat-people crisis, according to our correspondent.
Read more: Stop to killing of Rohingyas, activists demand
Chittagong: Bangladesh will probably put forth its objections against Burma’s barbed-wire fence on the Burma-Bangladesh border. It has prohibited setting up the fence close to no-man’s land, without any discussions between the two countries, sources said.  Read more: Bangladesh objects to Burma-Bangladesh border fencing
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Three men were arrested by Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) on March 10, based on allegations that they had been involved in human trafficking, a schoolteacher from the locality said.
Read more: Nasaka arrests three men in Maungdaw
Maungdaw, Arakan State: One Rohingya elder was arrested by Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) on March 20, for possessing a mobile charger in Maungdaw Township, a close relative of the victim said.
Read more: Maulvi arrested for mobile charger in Maungdaw
Maungdaw, Arakan State: A Rohingya trader was killed by Natala villagers, while two others have been reported missing, when they were crossing the Nga-kyidauk mountain pass from Maungdaw Township to Buthidaung Township, on March 25, a relative of the victim said.  
Read more: Rohingya trader killed, two missing, on their way home to Maungdaw