Rohingya refugees stands in front of UN and Bangladesh refugee commission office at Shalbagan repartition camp, during the repartition day in Teknuf, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, 22 August 2019. Photo: Suman Paul/EPA
24 August 2019
Myanmar on Friday pushed blame for its second failed attempt to repatriate the Rohingya...
Papuan students taking part in a rally push toward a line of police and military blocking them in front of the army's headquarters in Jakarta on August 22, 2019, as riots and demonstrations have brought several cities in Indonesia's eastern province of Papua to a standstill this week. Indonesia has blocked internet access in unrest-hit Papua over fears that a stream of offensive and racists posts online will spark more violent protests in the region, the government said on August 22. Photo: Bay Ismoyo/AFP
23 August 2019
Indonesia has cut off internet access in unrest-hit Papua over fears that a stream of...
A Rohingya refugee man sells betel leaves in a market at a camp in Teknaf, Bangladesh, Aug. 21, 2019. Photo: AFP
23 August 2019
A fresh push to repatriate Rohingya refugees to Myanmar fall flat on Thursday, with no...
23 August 2019
Former Ayeyarwady Region legislative assembly deputy chairman San Min Aung who is charged...
A young woman looks at her Facebook wall while she travels on a bus in Yangon. Photo: AFP
23 August 2019
Facebook has said it pulled down more than 200 accounts, groups and pages from Myanmar...
23 August 2019
The Myanmar military on Thursday airlifted 28 foreign nationals from war-ravaged northern...
This handout from the Office of the Narcotics Control Board taken on August 19, 2019 and released on August 21, 2019 shows capsules of cocaine found in the possession of Kenyan national Glenn Chibasellow Ooko at Suvarnabhumi airport in Bangkok. Photo: AFP/Handout
22 August 2019
A Kenyan man was stopped at Bangkok's airport for allegedly trying to smuggle more than...
Rohingya people are seen at a camp in Teknaf on August 21, 2019. Photo: Munir Uz Zaman/AFP
22 August 2019
Rohingya refugees living in camps in Bangladesh said Wednesday they did not want to...
Photo: pradeep basnate
22 August 2019
An unknown armed group attacked against the residence of the Mong Yang People’s Militia...
At least 13 Chinese tourists were killed and dozens injured in a bus accident on Monday. Reuters video screenshot
21 August 2019
At least 13 Chinese tourists were killed and dozens injured when their bus skidded off...
Refugees from various countries hold a rally and a hunger strike outside of UNHCR offices in Jakarta on August 20, 2019, protesting Australia's freeze on resettlement policy. Photo: Bay Ismoyo/AFP
21 August 2019
Thousands of refugees protested in Indonesia Tuesday, saying they had been stranded in...
Photo: Ministry of Construction
21 August 2019
A temporary bailey bridge replacing the Gote Twin Bridge blown up by armed groups last...

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