UPDATE ON SITTWE IDP AREA INCIDENTS WITH IMMIGRATION AND SECURITY FORCES

Nora Rowley
UPDATE ON SITTWE IDP AREA INCIDENTS WITH IMMIGRATION AND SECURITY FORCES
At Khaung Dakkar, a far south west village near Ba Du Paw Village, government officials including immigration, military, NaSaKa, police and village administrators came to perform the current operation to insist that Rohingya register as Bengali for the President’s census. School children came out chanting “Rohingya, Rohingya” repeatedly. A police car drove up and
fired shots. 2 children were shot.
A 15 year old boy was shot twice, once in the lower leg behind the knee and in a finger. A 10 year old was shot. Both were taken to the Dept of Health run Da Paing clinic. Both boys and their wounds were deemed not serious.
In They Kay Pyin, a village halfway between downtown Sittwe and Khaung Dakkar, the government team was meet with school children chanting “Rohingya, Rohingya” repeatedly. An immigration officer, Immigration is a division under NaSaKa, slapped a child. Tensions flared on both sides.
RSV‘s video here @ here on FB
 Listen, watch and smile!!!!!!! Rohingya Spirit! “Rohingya, Rohingya, Rohingya!” chanted over and over again by Rohingya school children in Sittwe IDP area in response to the government and security force immigrations teams who today started the President’s census program to insist and force all Rohingya to self-identify not as Rohingya but as Bengali.
ေဗာဒူဗ ဒုကၡသည္စခန္းမွ ဘဂၤလီမ်ား ဆႏၵျပေသာင္းက်န္းေနပံု
ေဗာဒူဗ ဒုကၡသည္စခန္းတြင္ ၂၆-၄-၂၀၁၃ ေန႕ နံနက္ပိုင္းတြင္ ဘဂၤလီလူစာရင္း(ဆြဲ၊ တင္၊ စစ္)ေကာက္ယူမွဳအစီအစဥ္အား မေက်နပ္သျဖင့္ ဆႏၵျပေနေသာ ဘဂၤလီမ်ား ဗီဒီယိုမွတ္တမ္း၊
(ယခု ဗီဒီယိုအား ရခိုင္ျပည္နယ္၊ ဓာတ္ပံု၊ ဗီဒီယိုပညာသည္မ်ားအသင္းမွ ကူညီေပးပါသည္)

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