Day: January 27, 2020

Christian Rohingya Refugees Say They Were Attacked in Bangladesh

Twelve Christian Rohingya refugees who claim they were attacked by Rohingya militants due to our faith are undergoing treatment for injuries in southeastern Bangladesh, one of the alleged victims and a Christian group said Monday.

Bangladeshi police confirmed the violence …

Posted in General January 27, 2020

Myanmar Soldiers Destroy IDP Camp in War-torn Rakhine State

Myanmar military troops pressured local officials on Monday to remove a temporary camp housing ethnic Rakhines displaced by armed conflict in beleaguered Rakhine state’s Myebon township, a day after soldiers destroyed tents and other structures during a nighttime attack, two …

Posted in General January 27, 2020

Countries Evacuating Nationals From China Virus Areas

Countries around the world are planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and private citizens from Chinese areas hit by the new coronavirus, which is spreading quickly.

Wuhan, a city of 11 million people in the Chinese province of Hubei, is the …

Posted in Health January 27, 2020

Laos Sentences Eight Members of Mr. X Drug Ring to Death

Authorities in Laos last week sentenced eight people to death for their roles in connection with the major Southeast Asian drug ring run by drug kingpin Xaysana Keopimpha, better known as Mr. X.

Fourteen others connected with the ring were …

Posted in Health January 27, 2020