Twenty years of armed struggle in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT), pitting the armed forces and Bengali settlers against indigenous groups seeking greater autonomy, formally ended in 1997 with the signing of the CHT Peace Accord.
30 December 2011 | Country Profile
Armed conflict and human rights violations including forced evictions and government policies discriminating against religious minorities have displaced at least tens of thousands of people in Bangladesh.
16 July 2009 | Country Profile
Civil war and persecution of religious minorities have displaced hundreds of thousands of people in Bangladesh
28 March 2006 | Country Profile
Large numbers of people have been internally displaced in Bangladesh due to conflict and religious persecution.
25 February 2005 | Country Profile
More than 500,000 people may be internally displaced in Bangladesh due to conflict over land and religious persecution. The majority (estimates range between 60,000 to 500,000) remains displaced in the aftermath of a 25-year long armed conflict in the Chittagong Hill Tracts in the southeastern part of Bangladesh.
01 December 2003 | Country Profile