The European Rohingya Council (ERC) appeals Bangladesh government to show compassion in this holy month of Ramadan and allow two boats of Rohingya refugees stranded at sea to come ashore and receive life-saving food and medicines. “The Rohingya refugees including children, women, and elderly people stranded at sea could be running out of life-saving food, […]
Peace be upon you all. The holy and blessed month of Ramadan is here at our doorsteps. We welcome this noble guest Ramadan. This is the month of blessing where we show our best human qualities such as showing mercy, forgiveness, charity, generosity and solidarity. This is the month of reflection and reckoning of our […]
I would like to refer to the incident of Malaysian Navy decision to push back the Rohingya boat to sea on 16th April 2020 as reported by Malay Mail on 17th April 2020. In a repeat of the humanitarian crisis that the region saw five years ago, Malaysia has actively pushed back boats and turned […]
Sheikh Hasina Prime Minister Old Sangsad Bhaban Tejagaon, Dhaka-1215 Bangladesh April 2, 2020 Dear Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, As authorities around the world struggle to cope with the spread of COVID-19, it is crucial that States act to protect the most vulnerable, including refugee populations.