Rohingya refugees get $3m lifeline from Japan



    Rohingya refugees
    Rohingya refugees

    Japan’s authorities has introduced a grant of $three million to Myanmar to assist repatriate the Rohingya Muslims who’ve fled violence in troubled Rakhine state.

    Japan’s Foreign Minister Taro Kono made the provide on behalf of his nation’s authorities in Myanmar on Friday.

    Kono urged Myanmar’s civilian chief Aung San Suu Kyi to ensure the protected and voluntary return of Rohingya who’ve fled violence in troubled Rakhine state.

    The international minister’s three-day go to to Myanmar consists of touring to northern Rakhine, from the place greater than 650,000 Rohingya fled to neighbouring Bangladesh to flee the navy’s brutal crackdown.

    Humanitarian teams and media have been strictly prohibited from touring to the affected areas.

    Myanmar and Bangladesh signed an settlement on the repatriation of Rohingya refugees on Nov. 23, and Myanmar mentioned it might begin the method by Jan. 23.

    The precise variety of the returnees continues to be unknown.

    Source: Fox News