Write on Thursday, 15 January 2015 Published in Regional
Ethnic Rohingya refugees from Myanmar wait for registration after being rescued, at an Immigration Detention center in Sadao, Songkhla province, southern Thailand, 11 January 2013. Photo: Thoranit Pirunla-Ong/EPA
Ethnic Rohingya refugees from Myanmar wait for registration after being rescued, at an Immigration Detention center in Sadao, Songkhla province, southern Thailand, 11 January 2013. Photo: Thoranit Pirunla-Ong/EPA

BANGKOK (AFP) - Two more Rohingya migrants have died in southern Thailand after trucks packed with dozens of members of the Myanmar Muslim minority group were intercepted by authorities, police said on January 14.

Write on Wednesday, 31 December 2014 Published in Rohingya Issues
Muslim girls read the Koran at a seminary at a temporary mosque in Gong Dokka internally displaced persons camp near Sittwe, Rakhine State, April 22, 2014. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
Muslim girls read the Koran at a seminary at a temporary mosque in Gong Dokka internally displaced persons camp near Sittwe, Rakhine State, April 22, 2014. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA

The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution urging Myanmar to grant citizenship to its Rohingya Muslim minority and grant them equal access to services.