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Our Story

05.10.1948
1948

Myanmar won independence from the British. As a result of the power vacuum, violent outbreaks began between hundreds of different

02.10.1950
1950

Rohingya were once again denied citizenship. A rebellion was staged which was crushed by the Myanmar government.

10.10.1962
1962

Myanmar became under military rule. Rohingya were considered a threat – often killed, tortured, and raped. Private Rohingya businesses were

01.10.1977
1977

Army creates a census of registered citizens. Rohingya are deemed illegal. 200,000 fled to neighboring Bangladesh.

07.10.1982
1982

The Rohingya were declared the largest and most vulnerable stateless community in the world. The Citizen Act of Myanmar created a law

02.10.1991
1991 - 1992

Over 250,000 Rohingya attempted to escape from Myanmar into Bangladesh.

25.08.2017
2017

After decades of oppression, tension resulted in violence. Rohingya militants attacked numerous police outposts, resulting in 9 police deaths. The

19.09.2017
2017

Violence continued against the Rohingya. An estimated 410,000 had fled to Bangladesh.

06.03.2018
2018

United Nations declares that the Myanmar government has been conducting an ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya people.

Our Story

05.10.1948
1948

Myanmar won independence from the British. As a result of the power vacuum, violent outbreaks began between hundreds of different

02.10.1950
1950

Rohingya were once again denied citizenship. A rebellion was staged which was crushed by the Myanmar government.

10.10.1962
1962

Myanmar became under military rule. Rohingya were considered a threat – often killed, tortured, and raped. Private Rohingya businesses were

01.10.1977
1977

Army creates a census of registered citizens. Rohingya are deemed illegal. 200,000 fled to neighboring Bangladesh.

07.10.1982
1982

The Rohingya were declared the largest and most vulnerable stateless community in the world. The Citizen Act of Myanmar created a law

02.10.1991
1991 - 1992

Over 250,000 Rohingya attempted to escape from Myanmar into Bangladesh.

25.08.2017
2017

After decades of oppression, tension resulted in violence. Rohingya militants attacked numerous police outposts, resulting in 9 police deaths. The

19.09.2017
2017

Violence continued against the Rohingya. An estimated 410,000 had fled to Bangladesh.

06.03.2018
2018

United Nations declares that the Myanmar government has been conducting an ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya people.

Our Story

05.10.1948
02.10.1950
10.10.1962
01.10.1977
07.10.1982
02.10.1991
25.08.2017
19.09.2017
06.03.2018