USG Burma and Bangladesh Regional Crisis Response Fact Sheet #2

Speeches Shim

  • The Government of Bangladesh relocated more than 1,640 refugees to Bhasan Char in the Bay of Bengal, without coordinating with the UN. The USG and broader international humanitarian community continue to raise concerns about humanitarian and protection conditions. 
  • Conflict between the Government of Burma and the AA armed group has continued, more than doubling the number of individuals displaced by the conflict since the beginning of 2020. 
Issuing Country 
Date 
Monday, December 21, 2020 - 10:30am

Last updated: February 12, 2021