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Death threat, arson attacks target Islamic School in Central Myanmar

Death threat, arson attacks target Islamic School in Central Myanmar

Myanmar News September 20, 2017 at 1:58 pm 0 comments

Share20th, September 2017 M-Media An Islamic Religious School in Pawbew Township of Mandalay Division was targeted at least three times within a week including two arson attacks, local Burmese weekly journal Friday Times reported in their website. “After the rain starts at the midnight, some students left (main building) toRead More

Cartoon shows hatred against Rohingya community

Cartoon shows hatred against Rohingya community

Myanmar News September 18, 2017 at 2:47 pm 0 comments

Share18th, September 2017 M-Media – This is a cartoon of prominent Myanmar cartoonist Sayar Aww P Kyal posted in his official Facebook page ‘Apk Cartoonist’ this morning. In his drawing, titled ‘Tears of Alligators’,Rohingyas are described as alligators and ethnic Rakhine people as victims of those vicious animals. Sayar AwwRead More

In Myanmar – Hate based Anti-Muslim statement spread by some officials

In Myanmar – Hate based Anti-Muslim statement spread by some officials

Myanmar News September 14, 2017 at 2:34 pm 0 comments

Share14th, September 2017 M-Media – A police sub-inspector and some administrative officials are being investigated for spreading anti-Muslim rumors, Thailand based Burmese version media DVB reported. A statement called “How to Defense Jjhad” has been printed out and distributed by a ward administrator and six 100 Houses Group Elders in InseinRead More

Tow-story building destroyed by officials in central Myanmar due to Islamophobic incitement

Tow-story building destroyed by officials in central Myanmar due to Islamophobic incitement

Myanmar News July 27, 2017 at 4:20 pm 0 comments

Share27th, July 2017 M-Media Reported by Thiha – An under construction tow-story building has been destroyed in central Maqway Region after angry Buddhist mob protesting the site as an apparent Muslim Mosque, a Burmese language local media reported. This evening incident happened in Tharyaraye Quarter in Kyaut Pan Daung Township, localRead More

Myanmar’s citizenship policy still deprives rights of certain groups

Myanmar’s citizenship policy still deprives rights of certain groups

Myanmar News July 18, 2017 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

Share18th, July 2017 M-Media Reported by Aung Thura – Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar Yanghee Lee was told that Myanmar will issue national registration cards without delay for only officially recognized ethnic groups according to the comments posted today on Facebook page of Union Minister of Labour, ImmigrationRead More