World countries continue to hold Myanmar’s leader responsible over widespread reports of ethnic cleansing against minority Muslims in the country.
The UN chief urges Myanmar to halt its military campaign against Rohingya Muslims.
A UN team tasked with probing allegations of mass killing of the Rohingya asks for more time.
Myanmar's leader says the reasons why Rohingyas are fleeing to Bangladesh elude her. Amnesty says she is "burying her head in the sand" in the face of "crimes against humanity."
Human Rights Watch says the UN must target the Myanmar military with sanctions over its ‘ethnic cleansing campaign’ against Rohingya Muslims.
The Rohingya Muslims who have fled persecution in Myanmar are now facing a range of difficulties in neighboring countries.
Forty tons of Iran's humanitarian aid supplies have reached the Bangladesh border with Myanmar.
The UN says over 400,000 desperate Rohingya Muslims have so far fled the violence in Myanmar and crossed into Bangladesh.
Dhaka protests violations of its airspace by Myanmar drones and helicopters amid rising tensions between the two neighbors over the Rohingya crisis.
UNICEF says 240,000 Rohingya children who fled Myanmar’s recent violence and entered Bangladesh are suffering.
A senior Iranian cleric says the Israeli regime is behind the violence against the persecuted Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
The Press TV correspondent visiting Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh says a real humanitarian crisis is unfolding there amid a lack of aid supplies.
Amnesty International says it has satellite imagery and first-hand footage that proves Myanmar’s “ethnic cleansing” of Rohibgya Muslims.
The European Parliament has called on Myanmar to end the ongoing violence against the Rohingya Muslims.
Bangladesh targets refugee profiteers as some boat operators exploit Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar.
A senior Iranian official says Muslim countries will not remain silent on a deadly crackdown launched by the US-backed regime in Myanmar on minority Rohingya Muslims.
"I call on the Myanmar authorities to suspend military activities and violence and uphold the rule of law," the UN chief said.
Britain and Sweden urge the UN Security Council to call for an end to Myanmar's crackdown on the Rohingya.
Iran says it is seeking to send a delegation to Myanmar over the plight of the Rohingya Muslims.
This edition of The Debate is about the plight of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
Bangladesh, itself a poor country, has been praised for taking on the burden of sheltering Myanmar's Rohingya.
The Security Council will convene on Wednesday at the request of Britain and Sweden amid an international outcry over Myanmar’s crimes against Rohingya Muslims.
Ayatollah Khamenei says the brutality committed against the minority Muslims by the government, with a Nobel laureate at its top, spells the death of the Nobel Peace Prize.
Bangladesh agrees to free land for a new camp to shelter some of the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims.
The United Nations rights commissioner warns that the situation of the minority Muslim group in Myanmar seems to be 'a textbook example of ethnic cleansing.'
Senior OIC leaders attending the Astana summit call for an immediate end to the brutal violence against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
The United Nations appeals for aid to tackle a humanitarian crisis unfolding in southern Bangladesh.
World countries continue to harshly react to a deadly crackdown by Myanmar’s government on minority Rohingya Muslims in a western state.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan have called for closer cooperation between Tehran and Ankara.
Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar are suffering from organized crime at the hands of the Israeli regime, says the secretary general of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening.
The Philippine president says the country will not allow Daesh terrorists to flee in exchange for freeing hostages.
Persecution of the Rohingya is done in a manner that they are tortured, discriminated, killed and raped, the premier said.
The Iranian president slams the inaction of world organizations and bodies on the ongoing brutal violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
This episode of The Debate discusses the latest developments surrounding the situation of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims.
South Africa's Desmond Tutu condemns Aung San Suu Kyi's silence over the plight of the Rohingya in Myanmar.
Iranian worshipers stage rallies in Tehran and many other cities to condemn the ongoing brutal violence against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
The Iranian foreign minister says the international community and the UN must take swift action to end the violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
The United States has expressed concerns about the deadly violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar but refused to address calls for international sanctions against the country.
The IRGC denounced "the duplicity of the so-called advocates of human rights in the face of painful developments in various parts of the world," saying their contradictory actions were "meaningful."
Iran’s foreign minister chides the international community for remaining silent on the violence directed toward Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
Iran's president says Myanmar's violent crackdown of Rohingya Muslims is nothing short of an "ethnic cleansing."
A rights group says the systematic persecution of all Myanmarese Muslim groups is rising nationwide and the treatment is not confined to Rohingya minority.
The Iranian foreign minister urges Muslim countries to take practical measures to end the violence against the persecuted Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
The tragic condition of Myanmar’s Rohingya minority is yet another reminder of the international double standards toward the issue of human rights.
Eyewitnesses say Rohingya civilians are beheaded and burned alive by the army and other forces in Myanmar.
This episode of The Debate discusses the world's long silence towards the massacre of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
Myanmar says over 2,600 houses have been burned down in the Rohingya-majority areas as tens of thousands of persecuted Muslims flee.
Almost 400 people have died in Myanmar since the country’s army stepped up a military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims last week.
At least 16 Rohingya Muslim refugees have drowned in a river between Myanmar and Bangladesh.
An analyst says Myanmar is persecuting Rohingya Muslims due to institutionalized Islamophobia and because it sees them as a threat to national security.
The UN human rights chief has called on authorities in Myanmar to ensure security forces refrain from using disproportionate force in Rakhine state.
Iran voices its deepest worries over Myanmar’s continued military crackdown against Rohingya Muslims.
Aung San Suu Kyi's government and fighters claiming to advocate Rohingya Muslims accuse each other of inciting turmoil as thousands of civilians flee to Bangladesh.
Myanmar says 71 people are killed during an overnight battle between police and Rohingya Muslims.
Residents of a village in Myanmar’s Rakhine say Rohingya Muslims are blockaded by Buddhist neighbors.
Rohingya community leaders said at least 500 members had made the difficult journey into the neighboring country.
The government has declared new curfews in Rakhine state, where over a million of Rohingya Muslims live in dire conditions.
India is in talks with Myanmar and Bangladesh to deport some 40,000 Rohingya Muslims, who are described by the UN as the “most persecuted minority group in the world.”
Six people from Myo ethnic group are killed in fresh clashes in Myanmar’s Rakhine state.
The persecution that Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims are facing at home has forced tens of thousands of them to take refuge in other countries, including India.
A European Union official urges the government to allow full aid access to the troubled Rakhine State, where Rohingya Muslims are besieged by the army.
Fresh images have reportedly emerged that show Rohingya refugees, including children, with wounds sustained during a Mynmarese army crackdown.
An international humanitarian aid group has asked the government of Myanmar to give it access to the Muslim Rohingyas in the county’s troubled Rakhine State.
The UN has agreed to send a fact-finding mission to probe widespread claims of violence by security forces against Rohingya Muslims.
The UN special rapporteur on Myanmar has slammed the country's discrimination against Rohingya Muslims.
The UN says Myanmar’s crackdown on the Rohingya Muslims is far extensive than previously thought.
Myanmar sentences a Muslim Rohingya to death over his alleged role in a deadly attack on police last October.
The ship carrying food and medicine for the persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority arrived in Yangon on Thursday.
Myanmar’s Rakhine State, where Rohingya Muslims are mainly based, is one the poorest places on the planet.
The announcement came on the sidelines of a meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Kuala Lumpur to discuss the plight of Rohingya Muslims.
Witnesses said monks barged into the ceremony shortly after it started.
Malaysia has been highly critical of the violent crackdown by Myanmar's government on Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State.
International pressure mounts on Myanmar, whose leader Aung San Suu Kyi has until now largely ignored calls for an end to the plight of Muslims in the north.
Hundreds of Pakistani people have protested against the persecution of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims.
Rights groups demand an independent probe into reports that Myanmar forces are killing, raping and torturing Rohingya Muslims.
A Buddhist mob reportedly sets a mosque on fire in northern Myanmar in another act of violence against Muslim minorities.
Buddhists raid a Muslim area in Myanmar, forcing dozens of people take to refuge in a police station.
A human rights activist says the election of a new president in Myanmar would make no difference in the situation of Rohingya Muslims in the country.
Kashmiris decry international bias against Rohingya Muslims
Dozens of bodies were reportedly washed ashore in western Myanmar in May.
Myanmar's government says Rohingya Muslims must be expelled from the country.