Seventeen of 54 women tell BenarNews they were sexually assaulted by Myanmar security forces.
Kuala Lumpur will host a meeting of foreign ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation on Thursday.
They fear that authorities have detained two leaders from a religious group for showing journalists damage from clashes in northern Shan state.
The internally displaced persons from Kachin state are stuck on a road in a conflict zone.
Slayings had nothing do with violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, Selangor police chief says.
They will try to reduce tensions over the influx of Muslims that have poured over the border to escape violence in northern Rakhine state.
Yanghee Lee, who is on a 12-day visit to the country, makes stops at refugee camps before heading to Rakhine state.
The assailants are still at large, and a motive for the attack is unknown.
Their next court hearing will be held on Jan. 13.
The national-level group continues its investigation of recent violence in the region.
Bangladesh has been critical of the influx of Muslims who have poured over its border to escape violence in northern Rakhine state.
The group says it found insufficient evidence of rape in the wake of violence in the region.
They are questioning him along with two other men in the apparent murder of Eleven Media journalist Soe Moe Tun.
The government says “fabricated” media stories and photos about the treatment of Rohingya Muslims have sparked global criticism.
The home affairs minister says the country will not accept a ‘food flotilla’ with rice and other supplies for residents of the violence-ravaged state.
Dhaka also lodges diplomatic protest over alleged shooting of fishermen by a trawler from Myanmar.
Sirazuhut from Wet Kyein village had been working with local authorities on regional development activities.