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BGB arrests a Burmese drug smuggler at Burma-Bangladesh border

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) from Whykong check-post arrested a Burmese drug smuggler along with 1645 Yaba tablets on February 28, Jamal, a local businessman from Teknaf town said. 152 more words

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18 Rohingya pushed back to Burma

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Eighteen Rohingya were arrested and pushed back to Burma by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on February 27, morning, Korim, a local from Teknaf said. 139 more words

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Organize Buddhist community from Bangladesh to populate in border areas: District Admin officer

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The high level officers from Maungdaw district told Buddhist Rakhine from Bangladesh at Patha Rakhine village of Nwahyon Taung (Hor O dil) on February 22, to organize their relatives and friends to join with them and make the border areas as Buddhist populated areas, said Khin Maung Lwin, the Maungdaw district admin officer. 303 more words

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Azan (prayer call) barred in Maungdaw District

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Azan (prayer calls) in mosques were barred by concerned authority in Maungdaw district (Maungdaw and Buthidaung) Townships since February 24, Illiyas, a local leader said from Maungdaw.  221 more words

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Robbery in Leda unregistered refugee camp

Teknaf, Bangladesh:  A robbery was committed at Leda unregistered Rohingya camp, Nila union, under Teknaf police station by local robbers on February 23 and looted away some cash, gold ornaments and some properties from the possession of refugees, said Leda chairman Hafez Ayub.  380 more words

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Village admin officer hits and hand- over to police for refusing to pay money in data collection program

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Yousuf, the block two admin officer hit a head of Rohingya while he refused to pay money for population data collection program and hand- over to police on February 22, said Safique , a businessman from Maungdaw. 235 more words

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Maungdaw high level officers meet Rohingya elders

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw high level officers met Rohingya elders from Maungdaw township at Maungdaw district office hall on February 21, said Rafique , an elder from Maungdaw. 269 more words

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