Friday, 23 February 2018
Jakarta
--:--
Tokyo
--:--
Hongkong
--:--
New York
--:--
British Foreign Secretary Wants UN to Supervise Return of Burmese Refugees
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 10:10 WIB | GLOBAL |Global

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says the United Nations must supervise the return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar because many are scared to come home on their own.

Johnson spoke to reporters Sunday after his meeting with Aung San Suu Kyi, de facto leader of the country formerly known as Burma

"I saw real apprehension both in camps in Bangladesh and amongst the remaining villagers," Johnson said.

"The Burmese authorities need to work very hard with international agencies to overcome the real alarm that people feel about coming back to Burma."

A military crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority sent hundreds of thousands fleeing to refugee camps in neighboring Bangladesh. Those who stayed behind in their destroyed villages still fear for their lives.

Source : VOA

RELATED NEWS
UK Police Investigating Package Sent to Harry and Meghan...
Friday, 23 February 2018 19:34 WIB

Polisi sedang menyelidiki paket mencurigakan yang dikirim kepada Pangeran Harry dan tunangannya Meghan Markle, dan memperlakukan kasus itu sebagai kejahatan kebencian terkait ras, demikian dikatakan S...

China Denies Contacts with Separatist Militants in Pakistan...
Friday, 23 February 2018 04:21 WIB

Sejumlah pejabat China membantah laporan-laporan yang menyebutkan bahwa mereka melakukan kontak dengan militan separatis di propinsi Baluchistan yang rusuh di Pakistan untuk memastikan keamanan proyek...

Officials: White House Looking at New Sanctions Against Russia...
Thursday, 22 February 2018 18:21 WIB

Pejabat senior Gedung Putih mengatakan bahwa pemerintahan Trump sedang mempertimbangkan sanksi tambahan terhadap Rusia dan mewaspadai kemungkinan campur tangan dalam pemilihan kongres November. Parta...

10 Suspected Islamic Militants Arrested in Malaysia...
Thursday, 22 February 2018 05:16 WIB

Polisi Malaysia telah menangkap 10 tersangka yang berusaha membangun kubu pertahanan di pulau Borneo. Para tersangka ditangkap dalam serangkaian penggerebekan pada Januari dan awal Februari, menurut ...

Venezuela: Launch of 'Petro' Cryptocurrency Raised $735 Million...
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 20:22 WIB

Presiden Venezuela Nicolas Maduro mengatakan, Selasa (20/2), pemerintah Venezuela berhasil meraup $735 juta pada hari pertama pra-penjualan mata uang digital "Petro." Maduro berharap petro akan memba...

LATEST NEWS
Gold on Track For Biggest Weekly Drop This Year

Gold was marginally lower Friday as it headed for its biggest weekly decline so far this year as the dollar stabilized. April gold fell 40 cents, or less than 0.1%, to $1,332.30 an ounce, and March silver lost 1 cent, or less than 0.1%, to $16.580...

Oil on Track For Second Consecutive Weekly Rise

Crude-oil futures Friday were marginally lower, but looked set to mark a second straight weekly advance, as bullish inventory reports underpinned bullish sentiment. West Texas Intermediate crude oil for April delivery on the New York Mercantile...

UK Police Investigating Package Sent to Harry and Meghan

London police say they are investigating a suspicious package that was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle. The Metropolitan Police force says "a package containing a substance" was delivered to St. James's Palace, where Harry has...

POPULAR NEWS
Gold Marks Worst Daily Drop In About a 1 1/2 Years As Dollar Gains Steam
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 04:24 WIB

Gold prices finished sharply lower on Tuesday, marking the sharpest daily decline in more than a year, against a backdrop of rising gold and...

Gold Books Slight Gain As Dollar Softens
Friday, 23 February 2018 04:13 WIB

Gold futures ended slightly higher on Thursday as softness in the U.S. dollar and a slight pullback in bond yields helped to nudge the precious...

Gold prices climb following release of Fed minutes
Thursday, 22 February 2018 02:39 WIB

Gold prices rose in electronic trading Wednesday after the Federal Reserve released the minutes from its January meeting which indicated that the...

Dow Falter After Six Days Of Gains As Walmart Weighs
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 01:19 WIB

A steep fall in Walmart's shares put the skids on the S&P 500 and the Dow's six-day winning streak, but gains in Amazon and technology stocks...