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Pope Francis with Sawkat Ara, a Rohingya refugee in Bangladesh

Pope Francis with Sawkat Ara, a Rohingya refugee in Bangladesh

Pope’s Rohingya meet leaves them hopeful

04/12/2017 15:10

Rohingya refugees have expressed their gratitude to Pope Francis who took  time to listen to their stories and even asked for forgiveness on behalf of the world that has been indifferent to them. 

 

Kofi Annan with Pope Francis

Kofi Annan at a November 6th meeting with Pope Francis, during which he discussed the crisis in Myanmar's northern Rakhine state

Kofi Annan shares hopes for Pope Francis' visit to Myanmar

24/11/2017 10:00

Ahead of the Pope's visit to Myanmar, former U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan talks about the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine state and his hopes for a return to peace and stability

Rohingya refugee woman

A Rohingya refugee woman at a refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

ICMC supports long running crisis of Rohingya refugees

23/11/2017 10:30

Msgr Robert Vitillo, head of the Geneva-based International Catholic Migration Commission, speaks about the plight of refugees from Myanmar's northern Rakhine state

Refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Sanctions will block Myanmar reform and invite China in

31/10/2017 15:03

“The United States and the International community should have a different approach and work with the government instead of imposing new sanctions on a transitioning democracy,” said Bishop Pyone Cho of Pyay, whose diocese covers Rakhine State of Myanmar.

 

Cardinal Patrick visits Rohingya camps

Cardinal Patrick visits Rohingya camps

Card D’Rozario: ‘The Church can be a field hospital’

28/09/2017 14:46

The Church can be a “field hospital” said Card D'Rozario of Bangladesh, responding to the plight of the Rohingya, whose cry he said is that of humanity, in a message released on Tuesday.

 

Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States, meets Iranian Foreign Minister

Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States, meets Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to discuss the plight of Christians in the Middle East and the Rohinjya crisis

Vatican: AB Gallagher on Iran visit and Rohingya crisis

15/09/2017 14:34

Returning from a visit to Iran, the Holy See's foreign minister, Archbishop Paul Gallagher discusses the plight of Christians in the Middle East, the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar and escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula

Rohingya Muslim children in a temporary school in a slum in New Delhi, India.

Rohingya Muslim children in a temporary school in a slum in New Delhi, India.

Rights groups denounce Indian plan to deport Rohingya ‎

18/08/2017 12:51

Human Rights Watch has criticized India’s plan to deport some 40,000 Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar, even those registered with U.N. refugee agency.