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Press Releases and Statements 2017-05-01T12:43:43+00:00

Save the Rohingya Women and Girls

May 18th, 2017|

Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) | May 17, 2017 On behalf of the Rohingya Muslim community, ARNO expresses shock, sorrow and condemns in the strongest possible terms the rape of at least 32 Rohingya women [...]

Myanmar: Immediately Take Action Against the Security Forces and Village Administrator for Shooting Arakanese Man Dead

April 10th, 2017|

Press release for immediate release / All Arakan Students' and Youths' Congress (AASYC) | April 10, 2017 All Arakan Students’ and Youths’ Congress (AASYC) seriously condemns the arbitrary shooting by Myanmar security forces of an [...]

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Kachin and Northern Shan Update: Civilians Caught in the Middle

April 8th, 2017|

Free Burma Rangers (FRB) | April 3, 2017 In Kachin and northern Shan states, checkpoints are a routine part of life. Along roadways, civilians endure extensive searches of their personal belongings and shipments of supplies, [...]

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Kachin: Rapid Assessment Survey Findings

April 6th, 2017|

Joint Strategy Team | April 5, 2017 Escalating armed conflict in Kachin between the Myanmar Armed Forces (Tatmadaw) and Kachin Independence Army (KIA) during November 2016 to January 2017 caused renewed displacement for 6,066 already [...]

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