The solidarity between Rohingya Muslims and the Turks dates back to the First World War, when the former provided material and emotional support to the Ottoman Government, a document released by Deputy Prime Minister Fikri Işık showed. Continue reading “In 1913, during WW1, Rohingya Muslims sent aid to Turks’ Ottoman army, showing true meaning of Muslim brotherhood.”
Police in Myanmar have clashed with a mob blocking an aid shipment in Rakhine state while nine people have died in a road accident involving a Red Cross truck in Bangladesh.
Activist groups have accused the Burmese army of burning down villages and shooting Rohingya Muslim civilians as part of a crackdown on insurgents in Rakhine state. Continue reading “Cruel!!.. Rohingya Muslim villages ‘burned by Burmese army’”
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday at the Science and Technology Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) that his country was ready to help the Rohingya, a Muslim minority ethnic group in Myanmar who are fleeing conflict. Continue reading “Erdogan Urged All Muslim Countries To Save Rohingya”
Rejected by the country they call home and unwanted by its neighbours, the Rohingya are impoverished, virtually stateless and have been fleeing Myanmar in droves and for decades. Continue reading “Who will help Myanmar’s Rohingya? Muslim Countries or UN?”
Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai and Muslim countries in Asia led a growing chorus of criticism on Monday aimed at Myanmar and its civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi over the plight of its Rohingya Muslim minority. Continue reading “90,000 Rohingyas flee Myanmar last week to escape death from Muslim genocide.”