Heartbreaking pictures of Rohingya migrants have made international headlines in recent weeks. But some of the photos now making the social media rounds aren't exactly what they seem. DW's social media team tells you why
The general perception about Myanmar's Rohingya conflict is that it is a religious issue. Analyst Siegfried O. Wolf, however, believes the crisis is more politically and economically driven. (04.06.2015)
A general in Thailand wanted by police in connection with trafficking Rohingya refugees has turned himself in. Thailand has launched a crackdown on the practice, which exploits the minority Muslims from Myanmar. (03.06.2015)
Delegates from 17 governments, along with international organizations, have met in Thailand to address the refugee crisis in Southeast Asia. Myanmar has taken exception to being blamed for the problem. (29.05.2015)
Cambodia has received its first group of refugees under an agreement reached with Australia to take them in permanently in return for millions in aid funds. The deal has been slammed by rights groups. (04.06.2015)
Rohingya insurgents killed more than 50 Hindus on the same day they targetted Myanmar police outposts, according to Amnesty. The attacks against police sparked a bloody government crackdown against Rohingya civilians.
A UN Security Council delegation has met Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh from a crackdown in Myanmar. Some were in tears and spoke of rape, murder and other atrocities committed by security forces.
Myanmar's army chief has denied that his forces committed abuses against Rohingya Muslims. The UN is wrapping up a four-day visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh to investigate the reports.
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