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The Gambia Charges Genocide at the World Court: Pursuing and Achieving Justice for the Rohingya

Middle East Institute February 18, 2020 Djaouida Siaci  This essay is part of a series that explores the human costs and policy challenges associated with forced displacement crises in the Middle East and Asia. The essays explore the myths or misconceptions that have pervaded discussions about these crises, as well as the constraints or capacity […]

Bangladesh should file intervention under Article 62 of ICJ Statute

dailyobserver Iffat Sariya Rahman Bangladesh should file intervention under Article 62 of ICJ Statute The meeting on 4 February 2020 at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) was interesting for the people who are following what is happening with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) regarding the Rohingya. The Council effectively failed to reach an […]

ICJ’s Judgement On The Rohingya And Its Challenges – Analysis

eurasiareview Observer Research Foundation By Sreeparna Banerjee and Anasua Basu Ray Chaudhury A Rohingya youth sleeps on the street in Burma. Photo Source: Queen Mary, University of London.  Political will is extremely crucial since ICJ has no jurisdiction or legal apparatus over individual nations. In a historic judgement, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on […]

Rohingya: The most persecuted minority in the world

Global Village Space Amani Shahan The Rohingya have been named “the most persecuted minority in the world” by the United Nations, following a wave of atrocities unseen since genocides in Rwanda and former Yugoslavia. The author details the plight of Rohingya left unchecked.  The Rohingya have been named “the most persecuted minority in the world” […]

Press Statement on the decision by the ICJ on ‘provisional measures’ in the case brought by The Gambia against Myanmar

Myanmar Takes Note of ICJ Decision. There Was No Genocide in Rakhine The Government of Myanmar takes note of today’s decision by the International Court of Justice on ‘provisional measures’ in the case brought by The Gambia against Myanmar. Myanmar has appeared before the Court in this case to assist the honourable Judges to make […]

ICJ – Press Release Unofficial

Arakanese Political Activities from 1948 to 1962

By Aman Ullah In the general elections for the Constituent Assembly, Mr. Sultan Ahmed and Mr. Abdu Gaffar were elected from Maungdaw and Buthidaung with the tickets of Jamiat-e- Ulema, the political party of Muslim of Arakan. Since the holding of the Constituent Assembly elections till 1962 military takeover 3 general elections were held for […]