Category: Health

Myanmar Activists Push to End Police Brutality

YANGON, MYANMAR Aung Soe Htike tried to ask for an explanation when police in Yangon handcuffed him and put him in a car one evening in November of last year.

But instead of answering, the small business owner said the …

Posted in Health January 24, 2019

Bangladesh: 1,300 Rohingya Have Come from India Since Early December

More than 1,000 Rohingya have entered Bangladesh from India since early December, adding to a humanitarian challenge that Dhaka faces in accommodating hundreds of thousands of refugees who are sheltering in the southeast, a senior Bangladeshi official said Thursday.

The …

Posted in Health January 17, 2019

Bangladesh: 1,300 Rohingya Have Come from India Since Early December

More than 1,000 Rohingya have entered Bangladesh from India since early December, adding to a humanitarian challenge that Dhaka faces in accommodating hundreds of thousands of refugees who are sheltering in the southeast, a senior Bangladeshi official said Thursday.

The …

Posted in Health January 17, 2019

MYANMAR OPENS TWO VISA APPLICATION CENTRES IN YUNNAN

KUNMING, China, Two Burmese visa application centres were opened in the cities of Mangshi and Ruili in southwest China’s Yunnan Province, which borders Myanmar.

Authorised by the Consulate General of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar in Kunming, the …

Posted in Health January 14, 2019

MYANMAR OPENS TWO VISA APPLICATION CENTRES IN YUNNAN

KUNMING, China, Two Burmese visa application centres were opened in the cities of Mangshi and Ruili in southwest China’s Yunnan Province, which borders Myanmar.

Authorised by the Consulate General of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar in Kunming, the …

Posted in Health January 14, 2019

Bangladesh: No ARSA, Arakan Militant Bases in Country

Bangladesh’s government on Wednesday vehemently denied allegations by neighboring Myanmar that Rohingya and Arakan militants were operating bases on Bangladeshi territory, after officials in Naypyidaw vowed to crush Arakan Army insurgents in Rakhine state.

None of these groups were in …

Posted in Health January 9, 2019