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)
Local and international NGOs have been working hard to provide relief to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. But their efforts are proving to be counterproductive in repatriation attempts, says DW's Khaled Muhiuddin.
The sanctions represent the strongest step that the US has taken in response to massacres in Myanmar. Recent reports have pointed to the military's role in enabling violence against the minority Muslim group.
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi and Hungary's Viktor Orban have discussed their mutual fear of Muslims. In doing so, the Burmese leader has again shown she has lost the moral standing she once enjoyed, says Verena Hölzl.
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