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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Number of Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar tops 100,000

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 06:40pm by AP

    ... passengers often are brought to jungle camps, facing extortion and beatings until relatives come up with enough money to win their release. From there they usually travel to Malaysia or other ...

  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Obama warns against repression of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 05:36pm by AFP

    ... of repression brought its own perils. "Myanmar won't succeed if the Muslim population is oppressed," Obama said at a town hall-style meeting during a visit to Muslim-majority Malaysia ...

  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Rights groups call for shelter for Rohingya refugees

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... 130 of the Muslim minority sank as they attempted to escape to Malaysia. A search was yesterday under way for survivors of the disaster, probably the deadliest single incident since fighting ... to Muslim-majority Malaysia by boat. But the recent violence has sparked warnings of a potential surge in refugees opting for a dangerous sea voyage. "We are appealing to countries to keep borders open ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar’s strife-torn region needs aid, troops

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 08:46pm by AFP

    ... of food needs and 90 per cent of housing needs remain unmet in the state. Thousands of Rohingya have fled Myanmar since June on rickety boats, mostly believed to be heading for Malaysia after ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Rioting in central Myanmar leaves at least 10 dead

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... erupted in Rakhine last year, thousands of Muslim Rohingya boatpeople- including a growing number of women and children- have fled the conflict in rickety boats, many heading for Malaysia ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar becomes a land of opportunity with political reform

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... for casting an envious eye at returns in Myanmar. The property market there has been inflated not only by local cash and hot money from mainland China but also speculators from Japan, Taiwan, Malaysia ... than 20 per cent of that in Malaysia, a country with barely half its population, according to an International Monetary Fund estimate which placed its GDP at US$45 billion in 2010-11. ...

  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar imposes emergency rule as death toll hits 20

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 07:00pm by AFP

    ... of women and children – have fled the conflict in rickety boats, many heading for Malaysia. ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar's reformers pressed over Rohingya's plight

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Myanmar's neighbours in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations who are OIC members- Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei- are closely watching developments and have been active behind the scenes ...



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