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There are now some one million Rohingya living in one of the poorest countries in the world - and the arrivals haven't stopped. NGOs have sharpened their strategies to assist refugees in case of mass
Myanmar and Bangladesh have signed an agreement for the return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees who fled to the neighbouring country to escape a Myanmar army crackdown.
EU Foreign policy chief vists Rohingya refree camps as the bloc puts pressure on Myanmar to resolve crisis
Out of the tragedy unfolding along the border between Myanmar and Bangladesh as Rohingya flee persecution, heroes have emerged who have gone above and beyond to help those in dire need
Rohingya Muslims have been telling their horrifying accounts to Save the Children.
Thousands more Rohingyas arrive in Bangladesh as they flee "ethnic cleansing" in neighbouring Myanmar.
UNHCR's Vivian Tan looks at ways of addressing the Rohingya crisis
EU Commissioner dennounce 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingyas
Thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Myanmar continue to wait along the Bangladesh border for permission from border patrol to allow them entry.
Delegates have gathered at a funding conference at the UN in Geneva. A total of 344.7 million dollars has been pledged.
UNICEF is calling for urgent help for refugee Rohingya children in southern Bangladesh
The U.N. refugee agency urged Bangladesh on Tuesday to speed up vetting of up to 15,000 Rohingya refugees “stranded” near the border after crossing
Death toll rises as thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence and hunger in Myanmar for Bangladesh
Rohingya Muslim refugees flee ethnic cleansing in Myanmar
A ceasefire declared by Muslim Rohingya insurgents is about to come to an end
The United Nations says it is braced for a further exodus of Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar into Bangladesh.
Aid workers are scrambling to help the Rohingya Muslims now crowded into the Cox's Bazar region of southern Bangladesh
Children are on the frontline of this crisis and they need help urgently, writes Mike Novell
Nearly a quarter of a million Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh are in an extremely vulnerable condition, global aid workers say.
Myanmar tells closing UN General Assembly it is not carrying out ethnic cleansing but fighting terrorists