"The presence of God today is also called Rohingya," @Pontifex said after meeting 16 refugees brought to Dhaka from camps in Cox's Bazar near the border with Myanmar

Map. History of Myanmar conflict

17 December 2017
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China, Myanmar hail close ties amid Rohingya outcry
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Xi meets Aung San Suu Kyi, hoping the ruling parties of the two countries would deepen strategic communication
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"In the name of all of those who have persecuted you, hurt you, I ask forgiveness," @Pontifex said to the Rohingya. "I appeal to your large hearts to give us the forgiveness that we are asking."
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"The presence of God today is also called Rohingya," @Pontifex said after meeting 16 refugees brought to Dhaka from camps in Cox's Bazar near the border with Myanmar
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Pope refers to 'Rohingya' for first time on Asia tour after meeting refugees
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Myanmar's Suu Kyi meets China's Xi as Rohingya censure grows
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Pope Francis ordains 16 priests during a Mass in Bangladesh, the start of a busy day that will also bring him face-to-face with Rohingya Muslim refugees
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Pope Francis demands that the international community take "decisive measures" to resolve the causes of the mass exodus of Rohingya Muslim refugees from Myanmar
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Bangladesh could move some Rohingya to flood-prone island next year: official
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EU calls for 'equal rights' for all in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine
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Pope flies to Bangladesh after contentious Myanmar visit
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At Rangoon public mass @Pontifex: "I know that many in Myanmar bear the wounds of violence, wounds both visible and invisible," and the temptation is to exact revenge but response should be "forgiveness and compassion"
Tripura: Eight Rohingyas including four minors arrested by Police in Khayerpur, on the outskirts of Agartala2 week ago
Tripura: Eight Rohingyas including four minors arrested by Police in Khayerpur, on the outskirts of Agartala
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Pope Francis holds mass for 200,000 Catholics during first ever papal visit to Myanmar
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Pope urges Myanmar Buddhist clergy to tackle 'prejudice and hatred'
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U.N. seeks report from Myanmar on rapes, deaths of Rohingya women
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Rohingya refugees in Kutupalong camp in Bangladesh say there are "disappointed" by the Pope itinerary
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Pope Francis calls for respect for rights and justice in Myanmar, but refrains from any mention of the Rohingya or the alleged ethnic cleansing
Pope Francis holds talks with Myanmar's Leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in a visit aims at alleviating religious and ethnic hatreds amid Rohingya crisis.2 week ago
Pope Francis holds talks with Myanmar's Leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in a visit aims at alleviating religious and ethnic hatreds amid Rohingya crisis.
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Overshadowing the Pope's visit is Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya, with a UN women's rights panel calling Tuesday for Myanmar to report within 6 months on rapes, and sexual violence against women and girls by security forces in northern Rakhine state
Catholic Pope Francis meets Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in the capital Naypyidaw2 week ago
Catholic Pope Francis meets Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in the capital Naypyidaw
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As Myanmar grapples with Rohingya crisis Pope stresses unity in diversity
Pope Francis is to hold talks with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a key moment of a tour aimed at alleviating religious and ethnic hatreds that have driven huge numbers of Muslim Rohingya from the country2 week ago
Pope Francis is to hold talks with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a key moment of a tour aimed at alleviating religious and ethnic hatreds that have driven huge numbers of Muslim Rohingya from the country
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Myanmar has 'no religious discrimination', army chief tells Pope
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Pope meets Myanmar's military chief in shadow of Rohingya crisis
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UN to hold a special session on crimes committed against Myanmar's Rohingya minority on December 5, sources say
Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi will attend the upcoming CPC in Dialogue with World Political Parties' High-Level Meeting in Beijing, the Myanmar News Agency reported Monday2 week ago
Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi will attend the upcoming CPC in Dialogue with World Political Parties' High-Level Meeting in Beijing, the Myanmar News Agency reported Monday
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Pope starts Myanmar trip in shadow of Rohingya crisis
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Singaporean and Malaysian journalists jailed for drone use in Myanmar face possible immigration charge
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Pope Francis arrives in Yangon for a visit to encourage tiny Catholic communities in Myanmar and Bangladesh