ABOUT ARAKAN ROHINGYA NATIONAL ORGANISATION (ARNO)

The Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) emerged in 1998 as a broad-based organisation of the Rohingya people with a pledge to promote ‘Rohingya unity’ and to realise the hopes and aspirations of the Rohingya people. ARNO is a diplomatic and advocacy...

UN urges Burmese government to address rights abuses

The 193 nations approved by concensus, on monday, a non binding resolution calling on the Burmese government to address reports of human rights abuses by some authorities. Allegations which Naypidaw says are inaccurate and unverified. Nurul Islam the president of the...
Rohingya Global Day of Action on 8 November 2012

Rohingya Global Day of Action on 8 November 2012

Speech by Nurul Islam, President of the Arakan Rohingya National Organisation, at the protest rally held at 12-2pm, in front of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London on the Rohingya Global Day of Action on 8 November 2012 Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen,...

‘Rohingya not foreign population in Myanmar’

Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim population is indigenous to the land despite being classified as illegal migrants, an activist tells Press TV. More than 100 Rohingya Muslims have been killed in a recent wave of sectarian violence in Myanmar’s western state of Rakhine. The...