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In-depth: Rohingya refugees in Kashmir fear deportation to the very persecution they fled from in the first place, writes Aamir Ali Bhat.

In a 37-page report titled, "All of my body was pain", HRW documents the use of mass rape by Myanmar's security forces in what amounts to "crimes against humanity".

US calls for 'credible' probe into Myanmar atrocities US calls for 'credible' probe into Myanmar atrocities

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US calls for 'credible' probe into Myanmar atrocities

After Myanmar's army released an internal investigation clearing themselves of the reported Rohingya atrocities, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson calls for a 'credible' investigation.

Myanmar must resettle Rohingya in their villages, says US

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Myanmar must resettle Rohingya in their villages, says US

A State Department official has said it is Myanmar's responsibility to repatriate refugees and investigate allegations of abuses, while on a ...

Makeshift schools a rare sanctuary for traumatised Rohingya children

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Makeshift schools a rare sanctuary for traumatised Rohingya children

Of the 520,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh in recent weeks over 290,000 are children, haunted by the horrors they have ...

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Rohingya refugee camps on brink of a 'health disaster'

Bangladesh's refugee camps are on the brink of a "public health disaster," Doctors Without Borders has warned, saying filthy water and faeces flow through shanties sheltering Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar.

Charlie Hoyle

Satellite images reveal mass destruction of Rohingya villages

New satellite imagery from Myanmar shows the destruction of 214 Rohingya villages, providing compelling evidence of the military's campaign of ...

The New Arab & agencies

Rohingya insurgents declare temporary ceasefire as humanitarian crisis deepens

Rohingya insurgents declared a month-long unilateral ceasefire, starting on Sunday, to enable aid groups to help ease a humanitarian crisis in ...

The New Arab

Military attacks against Rohingya have hallmarks of 'ethnic cleansing'

Human Rights Watch said the Myanmar military's atrocities against Rohingya Muslims have the hallmarks of 'ethnic cleansing', while calling on ...

Landmines maim Rohingya fleeing Myanmar unrest

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Landmines maim Rohingya fleeing Myanmar unrest

Rohingya Muslims fleeing unrest in Myanmar have been injured by multiple blasts along the border with Bangladesh, raising fears that the area ...

The New Arab

Jerusalem churches denounce Israeli efforts to 'weaken Christian presence'

The heads of churches in Jerusalem on Monday criticised what they say is a breach of the religious status quo in the city by Israel.

Malala urges Suu Kyi to act over Rohingya violence

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Malala urges Suu Kyi to act over Rohingya violence

Malala Yousafzai is urging Aung San Suu Kyi to condemn the 'tragic and shameful' treatment of the Myanmar’s Rohingya people.

Rohingya women and children killed in Myanmar state violence Rohingya women and children killed in Myanmar state violence

Robert Cusack

Rohingya women and children killed in Myanmar state violence

The New Arab has seen a series of videos of civilians killed and villages burned in Myanmar's Muslim-majority state, allegedly at the hands of ...

More than $90,000 raised after Minnesota mosque 'terror' bombing

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More than $90,000 raised after Minnesota mosque 'terror' bombing

The director of a US mosque that was targeted with a bomb during morning prayers early on Saturday has applauded the local community for their ...

Suburban US mosque bombed during morning prayers in Minnesota

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Suburban US mosque bombed during morning prayers in Minnesota

A mosque in the US state of Minnesota has been bombed in a suspected Islamophobic attack, as worshipers inside prepared for morning prayers.

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Violence, arson at South Sudanese refugee camp in Sudan

The UN refugee agency and the White Nile police chief confirmed there was unrest at the camp where some 50,000 South Sudanese refugees live.

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Court convicts Israeli man for arson at 'miracle' church

A court in Nazareth has convicted a 22-year-old Israeli settler for an arson attack at the church where Christians believe Jesus ...

Diana Alghoul

The logical fallacy behind #MarchAgainstSharia

The rising rhetoric of hate is not the only reason behind the hostility towards Sharia law, there is also a misunderstanding of what Sharia law ...

The New Arab & agencies

Rallies against Islamic Sharia draw counter-protests across US

Demonstrations against Islamic law Saturday in cities across the US drew counter-protests by people who said they stoked unfounded fears and a ...

Mosque <em>arson</em> attacks and the normalisation of Islamophobia

Diana Alghoul

Mosque arson attacks and the normalisation of Islamophobia

Veiled Muslim women are particularly put at risk, considering they are “visibly” Muslim and are less likely to defend themselves if attacked.

The New Arab & agencies

Family of Palestinian toddler burned alive will sue Israel

Six-year-old Ahmed Dawabsheh's extended family are seeking an admission of responsibility and a payout from Israel over a firebomb attack that ...

Dawabsheh 'not terror victim' and 'ineligible for compensation': Lieberman

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Dawabsheh 'not terror victim' and 'ineligible for compensation': Lieberman

Ahmed Dawabsheh, whose family was killed in a 2015 arson attack, does not qualify to be considered a "terror victim" and will therefore ...

Right-wing Israeli NGO 'provides funds' to convicted Jewish extremists

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Right-wing Israeli NGO 'provides funds' to convicted Jewish extremists

Among those allegedly receiving funds from settlement-based Honenu is the ringleader of a gang which burned Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu ...

UN 'may fail' to deliver Rohingya inquiry in Myanmar

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UN 'may fail' to deliver Rohingya inquiry in Myanmar

The most recent UN draft resolution on the treatment of the Rohingya fails to call for a full inquiry, illustrating the international ...

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