Monthly Archives: May 2017

Life for Muslims in Myanmar

A new wave of atrocities is being committed against Rohingya Muslims in Burma’s Rakhine state. By Phil Robertson The burned-out mosques in Sittwe, the capital of the Rakhine state in western Burma, loom as silent reminders of an atrocity, hiding

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US Bandwagon gets further exposed on Myanmar alignment amidst Rohingya genocide

[TamilNet, Saturday, 13 May 2017, 23:22 GMT] The UN Special Rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar, Ms Yanghee Lee, announced in the UNHRC at Geneva on 13 March that the Burmese state was involved in Crimes against Humanity directed towards

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Suu Kyi must let help in

Editorial, 13 May 2017, Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi should accept a call by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to allow its aid workers access to people caught up in a conflict that has displaced tens of

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Myanmar army left Rohingya refugees with bullet wounds, burns

May 13, 2017 – 5:10 PM     News Code: 829502     Source: Guardian The new evidence, documented by humanitarian agencies and rights organisations, adds credence to claims that Myanmar’s military committed atrocities against ethnic Rohingya communities during a counterinsurgency campaign

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