The Rohingya conflict is a series of violent clashes in northern Rakhine State, Myanmar formerly known as Arakan, Burma . The conflict has been characterised by sectarian violence between the Rakhine Buddhist and Rohingya Muslim communities,s on Rohingya civilians by Myanmar’s security forces, and armed clashes between .
These are external links and will open in a new window Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed a timeframe for repatriating hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who fled crackdowns from the military. Myanmar has agreed to accept 1,500 Rohingya each week, Bangladesh says, adding that it aims to return all of .
Yemen’s interior minister has demanded the United Arab Emirates shut down or hand over secret prisons that Theociated Press reported are under the .
Desmond Mpilo Tutu born is a South African Anglican cleric and theologian known for his work as an anti apartheid and human rights activist. He was the Bishop of Johannesburg from and then the Archbishop of Cape Town from , in both cases being the first indigenous black African to hold the position..
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