Huge Tatmadaw force raids Shwe Zarr

July 3, 2017  

Maungdaw- A huge detachment of military personal entered Shwe Zarr in Maungdaw South and began rounding up local villagers in the Arissa Para hamlet starting from the early morning hours of Sunday, according to our local correspondent.

However, seeing the military, many Rohingyas, all the men and some of the women escaped to the nearby forests.

The exact number of arrests is not known and details are still sketchy as the area remains under lockdown.