Bangladesh Gives Myanmar 25,000 Rohingya Names for Potential Repatriation

Bangladesh on Monday handed Myanmar a fresh list of 25,000 Rohingya for potential repatriation, after a high-level delegation from Naypyidaw visited Rohingya refugee camps and explained that full citizenship for the stateless minority was not an option. Myint Thu, Myanmar’s permanent secretary for foreign affairs, led a 10-member team that met with Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar district during the weekend to discuss the prospect of their returning voluntarily across the border to Rakhine state.The visit to Cox’s Bazar was the second interaction between Myanmar officials and refugees sheltering at camps in southeastern Bangladesh since more than 740,000 Rohingya Muslims crossed over after a brutal military crackdown in Rakhine in August 2017. “Of course, according to the law, they may not be entitled to full-fledged citizenship, but they are entitled to apply for the naturalized citizenship,” Myint Thu told reporters on Sunday after a series of meetings with Rohingya leaders....................

Please or to Read More Entire Article

Related Tags

Related Article

Article by Same Author

In case you come across any suspicious activity, any suspicious movement or have any information to tell to the Anti-Terror Squad, please take a note of the new ALL INDIA TOLL-FREE Terror Help-line '1090'. Your city's Police or Anti-Terror squad will take action as quickly as possible. Remember that this single number 1090 is valid all over india. This is a toll free number and can be dialled from mobile phones also. Moreover, the identity of the caller will be kept a secret.

Please try to make aware each and every citizen of india about this facility.

Helpline 1090