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Myanmar : Who are the Rohingya?

  FeaturesRohingya  16 Sep 2017 09:32 GMT Myanmar : Who are the Rohingya? Why are the more than one million Rohingya in Myanmar considered the ‘world’s most persecuted minority?  By Al Jazeera Staff THE ROHINGYA Who are they? Where are they from? 

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Myanmar : The perilous journey of Rohingya refugees

  Myanmar : The perilous journey of Rohingya refugees Recent upsurge in violence has forced about 270,000 Rohingya to cross into Bangladesh, according to UN estimates. 08 Sep 2017 11:17 GMT | Rohingya, Myanmar, Humanitarian crises, Human Rights, Myanmar-Bangladesh The number of

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Myanmar : Maungdaw Investigation Commission’s Report Isn’t Credible – OpEd

Myanmar: Maungdaw Investigation Commission’s Report Isn’t Credible – OpEd August 8, 2017 Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) 0 Comment Burma, Human Rights, Military, Rakhine, Rohingyas, Southeast Asia By Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) Arakan Rohingya National Organsation (ARNO) strongly denounces

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Myanmar rejects allegations of human rights abuses against Rohingya

  LAST MODIFIED: 11:40 AM, August 08, 2017 Video Myanmar denies UN Rohingya abuse report Reuters, Yangon Myanmar on Sunday rejected allegations of crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing during a crackdown against Rohingya Muslims last year, accusing the United

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Myanmar human rights issue worsens, with Rohingyas denied access to international organisations

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Shreerupa Mitra    Jul, 24 2017 18:51:11 IST The human rights situation in some of Myanmar’s states is deteriorating, with reports of the use of human shields by the armed forces, while the situation of Rohingyas has

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UN Envoy ‘Strongly Urges’ Myanmar to Accept Fact-Finding Mission

    By Moe Myint   ●  22 July 2017 RANGOON – UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Myanmar Yanghee Lee told reporters on Friday that she would “strongly urge the government” to allow an international independent body to investigate allegations

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The Neo-Pharaohs And Neo-Fascists Of Our Time – OpEd

Burma/Myanmar Opinion Religion  July 16, 2017 ● By Dr. Habib Siddiqui  I don’t know where to begin. In many parts of Asia, Africa and Latin America, the regimes in power are acting like the Pharaohs of the time of Moses (Musa

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