Bangladesh authorities under pressure from rights activists including Bianca Jagger over detention of Abul Karam

Bangladesh authorities are facing calls to release a Rohingya man arrested while photographing the transfer of refugees to a controversial island camp this week.

Abul Kalam, 35, has been held since Monday morning when he was reportedly beaten before being taken to police barracks near the Kutupalong refugee camp, where he has lived since leaving Myanmar as a child refugee in the early 1990s.

Continue reading…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *