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United Nations expert on Myanmar urged Bangladesh to shelve plans to begin repatriating Rohingya refugees to Myanmar's Rakhine state to avoid persecution.
Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh called for recognition as ethnic group, restoration of Myanmar citizenship as key conditions for accepting repatriation to Rakhine state.
Bangladesh - Myanmar officials announced plan to start repatriating as many as 2,300 Rohingya refugees after neighbors signed deal stipulating , process would begin in early 2018.
Bangladeshi PM Sheikh Hasina will open refugee housing complex on flood-prone island in Bay of Bengal, to accommodate 25,000 Rohingya from Myanmar sheltering in southeastern Bangladesh.
Christine Schraner Burgener UN special envoy to Myanmar met Aung San Suu Kyi in Naypyidaw discussed Rohingya crisis in Rakhine state.
President Bangladesh Abdul Hamid gave assent to Digital Security Act Critics, media say law is to curb free speech and press freedom.
As Bangladesh goes in for parliamentary (Jatiya Sansad) election, the ruling Awami League which has been in power for 10 years now is likely to face a coalition of opposition parties
Terrorism in Bangladesh vide USCRT 2017, Bangladesh experienced three terrorist attacks in March 2017. Since then, Bangladesh security forces foiled dozens of plots by terrorist groups,Government articulate zero-tolerance policy towards terrorism.
Overview of Terrorism in South and Central Asia as provided vide– USCRT 2017 ,though al-Qa’ida in Afghanistan -Pakistan degraded, remnants of AQ’s global leadership and regional affiliate AQIS in Indian Subcontinent operate from remote locations .
Opposition party, Bangladesh National Party demanding immediate release of jailed leader Khaleda Zia saying freedom of three-term prime minister should be priority in interest of free - fair elections.
Trade unions of Bangladeshi garment workers rejected proposed wage hike
Bangladesh naval ship Somudra Joy welcomed at Port of Colombo,Bangladesh High Commission in Colombo also present.
PM Narendra Modi,PM Sheikh Hasina, CM Mamata Banerjee, CM Biplab Kumar Deb, jointly inaugurated three projects in Bangladesh.
Capt M Moniruzzaman,Commanding Officer, BNS Somudra Joy Bangladesh Naval Ship arrived Visakhapatnam.
Bangladesh government aiding Rohingya refugees, along country border with Myanmar, ignoring calls from Naypyidaw to cut off humanitarian supplies.
Situation in Rakhine capital Sittwe,Maungdaw, Buthidaung not conducive for return of Rohingyas in Bangladesh said,Habibul Kabir Chowdhury.
Myanmar’s signed MoU with UNDP and refugee UNHCR of Rohingya Muslim refugees who voluntarily return from neighboring Bangladesh to be sent to original places of residence .
Bangladesh agreed to replace words Myanmar nationals, with displaced persons from Rakhine state on ID issued to Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar.
U.N. agencies with Bangladeshi authorities moving thousands of Rohingya refugees at risk of landslides and floods to safer areas of Cox's Bazar.
EU Heads of Mission stressed violent scenes in Dhaka expected all sides to remain calm and to respect right to peaceful protest.

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