Tag: Rohingya

State-Sanctioned Genocide Targeting Rohingya Muslims In Myanmar

Myanmar is hosting its first free and fair election in 25 years, but is it really free and fair for the 1.1 million Rohingya Muslims who are deprived of statehood? Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit uncovered disturbing details about the conditions that Rohingya Muslims face in Myanmar. There is “strong evidence” of state-sanctioned genocide against Rohingya… Read More ›

Islamophobia Is Killing Myanmar’s Rohingya

DTT: The forgotten genocide happening in the other side of the World. The persecution is against a specific people because they’re Muslim. The hatred that is spread in the West against Muslims, by right-wing bigots have landed in Burma, this time it has turned into violence against Muslims. Would the World’s politicians have stayed silent… Read More ›

President Approved New Anti-Muslim Pregnancy Law In Burma

A new pregnancy law is making Muslims throughout Burma uncomfortable as it is feared that the laws are targeted specifically against the minority community. President Thein Sein approved the law requiring mothers in some parts of the country to have children after an interval of three years. The move comes despite international concerns that the… Read More ›

Rape Against Rohingys Muslim Women In Burma

By Gchit Salam / IslamYc “The authority is using the tactic of rape as a weapon against Rohingyas Muslims in the State of Arakan (Burma/Myanmar). This has been going on from 2012 until the people were driven out from their land,” said an aid worker of Maungdaw whose name was not mentioned. Some cases of… Read More ›

Over 130,000 Innocent People Face The Possibility Of Concentration Camps & Permanent Statelessness

DTT Comment: The forgotten Muslims of ‪Burma‬. Where is the outcry from the bigoted media? By Jane Perlez – NYTimes.com The Myanmar government has given the estimated one million Rohingya people in this coastal region of the country a dispiriting choice: Prove your family has lived here for more than 60 years and qualify for second-class… Read More ›

Rohingya – Name Of Muslim Group In Myanmar Goes Unspoken

  By Matthew Pennington – KashmirDispatch.com Myanmar’s downtrodden Rohingya Muslims have been denied citizenship, targeted in deadly sectarian violence and corralled into dirty camps without aid. To heap on the indignity, Myanmar’s government is pressuring foreign officials not to speak the group’s name, and the tactic appears to be working. UN officials say they avoid… Read More ›

Dalai Lama Urges Buddhists To Stop Violence Against Muslims

  LEH, India: The Dalai Lama Sunday reiterated his plea to Buddhists in Myanmar and Sri Lanka to halt violence against Muslims, in a speech to tens of thousands of devotees to mark his 79th birthday. In front of the massive crowd that included Hollywood film star Richard Gere in northern India, the Dalai Lama… Read More ›

Video: Ethnic Cleansing Going On In Burma – NY Times columnist Nicholas Kristof’s Report

Te ethnic cleansing going on in Burma (also known as Myanmar) received little attention in the U.S. media until Nicholas Kristof, op-ed columnist for The New York Times, started writing about it earlier this month. A couple of weeks later he and Adam B. Ellick produced this video.   Source: Takepart.com

The Ethnic Cleansing Going On Right Now You Most Probably Haven’t Heard About

DTT: The ethnic cleansing going in one side of the world which you most probably not heard about because the victimns are Muslim. If this was in reverse, if a extremist Muslim group were doing this to a minority, there would be 24/7 coverage from the main stream media around the world. It seems Muslim… Read More ›